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Grant Writing Scholars | South Central MIRECC

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The Grant Writing Scholars program provides selected investigators with training and mentoring on developing applications for funding to VA Merit Review, VA Health Services Research and Development, the National Institutes of Health, or other agencies. At the end of the program, participants will write and submit a draft proposal for pilot or national-level review. For more information, contact Dr. Michael A. Cucciare at

2017-2018 Grant Writing Scholars Program Call for Applications

The SC MIRECC is accepting applications from SC MIRECC affiliates, postdoctoral fellows, and other investigators interested in becoming involved with the SC MIRECC for the 2017-2018 Grant Writing Scholars (GWS) program. Completed applications are due by October 13, 2017. Each applicant will identify a SC MIRECC site leader or MIRECC senior investigator at their site (Houston, TX, Little Rock, AR, New Orleans, LA) to be their SC MIRECC sponsor. Sponsors assist the grant writers with understanding the SC MIRECC mission and with logistics such as travel arrangements and communications with SC MIRECC during and after the GWS program. A small group of applicants selected for the program will write and submit a draft grant proposal in January 2018. Download the 2017-2018 announcement and application.


Last updated: October 5, 2017