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The Scientist Staff
Apr 1, 2008
<figcaption> Credit: Right: courtesy of Australian Animal Health Laboratory</figcaption>
Credit: Right: courtesy of Australian Animal Health Laboratory

GRANT ME GRANTS » In "Click To Submit", we present tips for how to submit grants electronically. For some in-person advice, enroll in one of eight two-day grant writing courses offered in April by Grant Writing USA. Courses will take place across the country, including Orlando, Los Angeles, Minneapolis, and Hackensack, NJ. For more, visit: http://grantwritingusa.com/events.html

PEER REVIEWED » Interested in the NIH's ongoing review of how it reviews grant applications? The agency's Peer Review Advisory Committee meets again on April 30. Current proposals to change the agency's review system including shortening applications, establishing a "not recommended for resubmission" category (so applicants don't waste time with fruitless revisions), and create incentives for scientists to serve as peer reviewers. For more information, visit: http://grants.nih.gov/grants/peer/prac/index.htm. To review the entire list of recommendations, go to: http://tinyurl.com/yugjnu

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