Funding Resources - Write Your Proposal
OHSU provides resources to assist you in your proposal writing. The Career Resources Library holds a number of titles dedicated to scientific writing, such as Successful Scientific Writing and How to Write and Publish a Scientific Paper. For a more interactive approach, enroll in the Vollum Scientific Writing Course.
Vollum Scientific Writing Program
- The basic elements of good scientific writing style, including sentence and document structure;
- Insight into scientific conventions regarding grammar, punctuation, and usage;
- Strategies for revising;
- Dealing with writer's block and time management; and
- Best practices for writing introductions, results, discussions, and grant proposals.
Prerequisites: There are no prerequisites for this noncredit, professional development course, but you should not take the class unless you have enough data to write about.
When: Held quarterly in the winter, spring, summer, and fall. Each is a 6-week session, typically Wednesdays from 9:30 a.m. to 12 noon. Individual meeting times arranged by appointment.
Location: Vollum 4M Conference Room
Questions: E-mail Research Funding & Development Services.