• Training Room

    Getting to Grips with Fellowships
    Provider   Researcher Development Programme

    Participants will learn why research grant applications require a different style of writing from papers and theses. They will learn a formula for a good grant application and a recipe for producing that formula.

Duration 1 half day

Course Type Workshop

Booking Status Now Booking

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Target Audience: Postgraduate Research Students

Participants will learn why research grant applications require a different style of writing from papers and theses. They will learn a formula for a good grant application and a recipe for producing that formula.


By the end of the workshop participants will learn:

  • How Fellowship Applications Differ from Grant Applications
  • How research grants are awarded
  • How funding decisions dictate the content of a research grant application
  • How funding decisions dictate the structure and style of a research grant application.
  • a universal formula for a successful research-grant application
  • how to practise writing key sentences for a research grant application


Delivered By: Dr Andrew Derrington, Parker Derrington Ltd

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PG Certificate in Researcher Professional Development

All postgraduate research students are eligible to access the Researcher Development Programme workshops. This workshop can contribute towards the PG Certificate in Researcher Professional Development (PG Cert RPD).

You can find credit and class information in the Researcher Development Programme Handbook and in NEPTUNE (Engineering, HaSS) or SPIDER (Science).

Please check with your department or Supervisor to confirm if you are enrolled on the PG Cert RPD and how many credits you are expected to achieve if you are unsure.