FUNDING AND GRANTSMANSHIP
FOR RESEARCH AND CAREER DEVELOPMENT ACTIVITIES

A COURSE FOR STUDENTS, POST DOCTORAL SCIENTISTS,
CLINICAL FELLOWS, NEW INVESTIGATORS, FACULTY, & ADMINISTRATORS

Columbia University students, post-doctoral fellows/scientists, faculty, and staff
not wishing to formally register are welcome to audit the course.

M9780, Pass/Fail*, One Credit, Call number: 87533
Spring 2017, Thursdays, 5:30pm-7:30pm
Columbia University Medical Center
Hammer Health Sciences Building, Room 312
701 W. 168th St.
New York, N.Y. 10032

Session 1
Dr. Jaime Rubin
February 16, 2017
Types of support and review processes for research and training activities: Government Agencies
Slide Presentation: Course Session 1
Session 2
Dr. Jaime Rubin
March 2, 2017
a) Types of support and review processes for research and training activities: Voluntary Health Organizations, Foundations, Industry, Clinical Trials, and Development
Slide Presentation: Course Session 2a

b) Identifying sources of funding:
Slide Presentation: Course Session 2b

Session 3
Dr. Jaime Rubin
March 9, 2017
Planning and organizing a research proposal - NIH R01 application used as a reference
Slide Presentation: Course Session 3a
Slide Presentation: Course Session 3b
Session 4
Dr. Jaime Rubin
March 23, 2017
Planning and organizing a fellowship/career development proposal - NIH F30/F31/F32 and K01/K07/K08/K23/K25 applications used as references
Slide Presentation: Course Session 4
Session 5
Dr. Howard Lieberman
March 30, 2017
Experiences of a peer reviewer and an "Inside Look" at an extramural grant review panel
Session 6
Dr. Donna Farber
Dr. David Lederer
April 27, 2017
Practice of seeking grant support: Tips from experienced researchers at Columbia

* Grade determined by class attendance and a brief report on funding agencies and opportunities related to the student's own research interests and career goals.

Resources:

Additional Presentations:

  1. Funding for Newly Independent Investigators: Slide Presentation: Independent Investigators
  2. Grantsmanship for Postdoctoral Fellows - The NIH Career Transition (K99/R00) Funding Program: Slide Presentation: CU-K99/R00
  3. Grantsmanship for Postdoctoral Fellows - The NIH Postdoctoral Fellowship (F32) Funding Program: Slide Presentation: CU-F32
  4. Grantsmanship for Students and Postdoctoral Fellows - NIH´s Individual Fellowships (F30, F31, and F32) (New York Academy of Sciences): Slide Presentation: NYAS-Fellowships
  5. Funding for Graduate Students: Slide Presentation: Graduate Students
  6. NIH F31 Fellowship Applications (National Research Mentoring Network for a Diverse Biomedical Workforce): Slide Presentation: NRMN-F31 Webinar: NRMN-F31
  7. Funding and Grantsmanship for Junior Investigators (Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory): Slide Presentation: CSHL
  8. Grantsmanship for Postdoctoral Fellows - The NIH K99/R00 Funding Program (New York Academy of Sciences): Slide Presentation: NYAS-K99/R00 Video: NYAS-K99/R00
  9. Funding and Grantsmanship for Junior Investigators (Eastern-Atlantic Student Research Forum): Slide Presentation: ESRF
  10. Funding for Graduate Students-Best Practices for the Research Statement: Slide Presentation: Graduate Students-Research Statement
  11. Funding and Grantsmanship for Postdoctoral Scholars in Science & Engineering: - Approaches for Competitive Applications [NYC ASCENT (Advancing Computer Science Careers through Enhanced Networking and Training)]: Slide Presentation: NYC ASCENT
  12. Funding and Grantsmanship for the Physician Scientist Career Pathway - from Medical Student to Junior Faculty: Slide Presentation: Medical Students
  13. Best Practices and Effective Grantsmanship for Competitive NIH Institutional Research Training Grant Applications: Slide Presentation: Training Grants
  14. Funding and Grantsmanship for Junior Investigators (National Student Research Forum): Slide Presentation: NSRF-1
  15. Tips for Successful Fellowship and Career Development Applications (National Student Research Forum): Slide Presentation: NSRF-2
  16. Funding and Grantsmanship for Junior Investigators (Society of General Physiologists Annual Meeting and Symposium): Slide Presentation: SGP
  17. Funding for Post-doctoral Research Scientists and Fellows (Arterioslerosis Research): Slide Presentation: Post-docs (Arterioslerosis Research)
  18. Funding for Post-doctoral Research Scientists and Fellows (Diversity): Slide Presentation: Post-docs (Diversity)
  19. Introductory NIH Grants and Budgets: Slide Presentation: Intro and Budgets
  20. Funding and Grantsmanship for Comparative Effectiveness and Patient-Centered Outcomes Research: Slide Presentation: CER
  21. Funding for Clinical Fellows: Slide Presentation: Clinical Fellows
  22. Funding for Clinical Fellows (Hematology and Oncology): Slide Presentation: Clinical Fellows (Hematology and Oncology)
  23. Funding for Clinical Fellows (Digestive and Liver Diseases): Slide Presentation: Clinical Fellows (Digestive and Liver Diseases)
  24. Funding for Clinical Fellows (Cardiology): Slide Presentation: Clinical Fellows (Cardiology)
  25. Funding for Clinical Fellows (Pediatrics): Slide Presentation: Clinical Fellows (Pediatrics)
  26. Funding for Residents and Clinical Fellows (Pathology): Slide Presentation: Clinical Fellows and Residents (Pathology)
  27. Funding and Grantsmanship for Educator Track Physicians: Slide Presentation: Educator Track Physicians
  28. Funding and Grantsmanship for Primary Care Physicians: Slide Presentation: Primary Care Physicians
  29. Funding and Grantsmanship - from Residency (Internal Medicine) to Junior Faculty Position: Slide Presentation: Medical Residents
  30. Funding and Grantsmanship - from Residency (Dental) to Junior Faculty Position: Slide Presentation: Dental Residents
  31. Funding and Grantsmanship for Occupational Therapy Programs (Faculty and Students): Slide Presentation: Occupational Therapy

Writing a Grant Proposal: Application Forms and Writing Tips
http://grantscourse.columbia.edu/writing.htm

SPIN Funding Opportunities Database (includes e-mail alerts on investigator-specific funding opportunities)
SPIN is a comprehensive database of funding opportunities that is maintained on a daily basis. Sponsors include both government as well as private agencies and searches may be tailored to meet an individual user's area of interest.
https://www.infoed.columbia.edu/
Information on access, online training, search criteria, etc. http://spa.columbia.edu/funding/search-funding-spin

National Institutes of Health
http://grantscourse.columbia.edu/nih.htm

Foundation Directory (CU only)
Searchable field-driven database of 80,000 grantmakers (along with their yearly tax statements) and 500,000 awards
http://www.columbia.edu/cgi-bin/cul/resolve?clio3328966

Grants.gov
Single access point for grant programs offered by all Federal grant-making agencies
http://www.grants.gov

COURSE DIRECTOR: Dr. Jaime S. Rubin [(212) 342-3184; JSR9@columbia.edu]


Revision Date: January 2017