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Research Projects and Research Proposals: A Guide for Scientists Seeking Funding

By: P Chapin

154 pages, no illustrations

Cambridge University Press

Hardback | Sep 2004 | #150575 | ISBN: 052183015X
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An in-depth guide to planning, writing, and submitting research proposals.

An absolute 'must-have' reference for any scientist faced with the difficult task of raising funds for their department or project. Bookwatch


Introduction; 1. Selecting a research topic; 2. Project planning; 3. Identifying funding sources; 4. Special funding mechanisms; 5. Writing a proposal; 6. Research and responsibilities; 7. The natural history of a proposal; 8. 'We are happy/sorry to inform you'; 9. Managing your grant; Appendix A: Glossary of acronyms; Appendix B: Useful URLS.

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Paul G. Chapon was director of the National Science Foundation Linguistics Program. He is a member of the Linguistic Society of America and of the American Association for the Advancement of Science.

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