Identify a learning theory.
Generate a research question.
Gather baseline data.
Review the literature.
To compare the grant proposal to the sponsor's priorities and criteria
To judge the relative merit of the project and its likelihood for success
To assess whether the project staff and organization will be able to achieve the proposal's goals and objectives
All of these are functions of a grant reviewer.
Knowledge of the credentials of the reviewers
Knowledge of funding priorities
Collaboration with others
Familiarity with the guidelines for writing the proposal
The deadline for submitting the application was not missed.
The proposal was concisely written with a strong evaluation component.
The proposal followed the guidelines.
The proposal did not match the grant sponsor's funding priorities.
Laying the foundation
Reviewing the grant proposal
Assembling the final product
Building the grant proposal
National Cancer Institute.
American Cancer Society.
Food and Drug Administration.
United States Department of Agriculture.
National Institutes of Health
Department of Education
National Science Foundation
American Federation for Aging Research
A transmittal letter.
A needs statement.
A reviewer's evaluation guide sheet.
They address important needs.
They are broad in scope.
They match the organization's mission.
They are specific.