UCLA RESEARCH-RELATED WORKSHOPS AND RESOURCES
UCLA RESEARCH ENHANCEMENT SERIES 2015 - 2016 (View Event Calendar)
Grantmaking webinars, workshops, and interdisciplinary team-building events to support researchers at all career stages. All events are free and open to UCLA faculty, researchers, postdoctoral scholars, students, and staff. PLEASE NOTE: In order to offer a wide variety of resources, this listing is a compilation of events presented by the UCLA Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research as well as some of our on-campus and external partners.
Note: the Research Enhancement Series has concluded for the school year and will begin again in Fall 2016. You may see materials from previous events using the links below. Please subscribe to any of our funding opportunity newsletters for updates.
|EVENT TITLE (CLICK THE LINK TO RSVP)||SYNOPSIS/PRESENTER||DATE||UCLA HOST|
|Materials from Previous Events (Log in with UCLA ID required)||See materials from past events, such as recordings of proposal-writing webinars or presentations from other presenters throughout the year. Topics cover: writing successful proposals to federal agencies, including NSF, NIH, DoE, DOD, DoED, NEH, and others; strategies for success for new faculty awards and building research agenda; connecting with industry or foundations, and more. https://ccle.ucla.edu/course/view/UGC?section=3|
|GRANT WRITING RESOURCES|
|New Faculty Guide to Competing for Research Funding (Log in with UCLA ID required)||This 81-page-book provides an invaluable tool to help new faculty get started. Addresses the key competitive strategies and grant writing skills new faculty need to master for funding success at federal agencies and foundations. (Click on the link to the left.)||E-book|
|Strategies for Planning, Developing, and Writing Large Team Grants (Log in with UCLA ID required)||
What all faculty and research professionals need to know about writing center-level proposals in a team environment This book is a step-by-step guide for faculty and research professionals transitioning to large team grants. (Click on the link to the left.)
|MORE EVENTS FROM OUR PARTNERS|
|First Fridays, workshops in Entrepreneurship, Industry Networking Sessions, and more events from the UCLA Office of Intellectual Property and Industry Sponsored Research: http://oip.eventbrite.com|
|UCLA CTSI Events Page||Events, Workshops, and Seminars from the UCLA Clinical and Translational Science Institute: http://www.ctsi.ucla.edu|
|UCLA Graduate Division Professional and Career Development Site||Provides graduate students and postdoctoral scholars with diverse opportunities to build practical, professional, and networking skills and mentoring relationships. Sponsored by the Graduate Division in partnership with many other campus entities: http://grad.ucla.edu/careerhub/|
|GrantSpace Webinars from Foundation Center||GrantSpace, a service of the Foundation Center, offers information and resources to provide know-how for securing funding from foundations or individuals. Many of their online webinars, resources, and classes are free. http://grantspace.org/classroom/training-calendar/online/(list)/list|
The Research Enhancement Series is offered through the Research Enhancement Office within the Office of the Vice Chancellor for Research. For information or to propose topics for future events, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.