Principal Investigators Association

Optimizing Your Chance for Funding! Best Tactics to use on the NIH Short Form

Optimize Your Chances for Funding: Best Tactics to Use on NIH Short Form 

60 Minute On-Demand Webinar. Available in CD, MP4 or PDF Transcript.

Let Dr. Karin Rodland help you take the uncertainty and stress out of writing your next NIH grant as she walks you through the dramatically restructured NIH applications in these three specifically revised sections: Research Plan, Resources, and Biographical Sketch. Dr. Rodland’s step-by-step process will provide you with the latest tactics to maximize your chances for success.

Key Webinar Take-Aways:

  • How to convey the most important points in fewer words
  • Specific examples for effective use of the new sections
  • Insider tips on how to shape reviewers’ opinions on the first page
  • Tactics to distinguish your proposal from literally hundreds of others
  • Pointers for decoding reviewers’ comments on the new template
  • How to interpret the summary statements
  • Tips on grantsmanship when transitioning from 25 pages to 12 pages

Do these items apply to you? YES! All competing applications including new, renewal, revisions, and resubmissions must use the new forms as well as both paper and electronic submissions.

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Your expert speaker:

Dr. Karen Rodland Dr. Karin Rodland, PhD, Laboratory Fellow, Biological Sciences Division, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL), Richland, Washington. Dr. Rodland has been an NIH reviewer since 1998. Her publication record includes 56-peer reviewed publication, five invited review articles, and an invited book chapter. Prior to joining the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Dr. Rodland was an associate professor in the department of cell and developmental biology at Oregon Health Sciences University from 1985-2001. She retains her status as member of the Oregon Cancer Institute and as a collaborating scientist at the Oregon Regional Primate Research Center.


This On-demand presentation is brought to you as a training tool by the Principal Investigators Association, which is an independent organization. The presentation, tools presented and their contents are not connected with the National Institutes of Health (NIH), nor are they endorsed by this agency. All views expressed are those personally held by the presenter and are not official government policies or opinions.

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