The DOM's Office of Research Services offers a career development bootcamp to prepare attendees to write and submit K grants or other career development proposals.

To qualify, applicants must:

  • Be DOM faculty, staff, or trainees (i.e. assistant or associate professors, scientists, senior fellows, or other applicable positions)
  • Not have been a PI on a federally funded career development award (NIH, DOD or NSF) or NIH R01 grant proposal
  • Have demonstrated interest in obtaining extramural funding
  • Have a minimum of a rudimentary draft of an Aims page

Upcoming Sessions

Each three-hour session will include a general how-to discussion, breakout sessions for peer review and feedback, and an opportunity for further group questions and discussion.

Fall 2024

Each session is held from 9 am to 12 pm in-person in the Medical Foundation Centennial Building (MFCB) Gordon Boardroom 5156.

Topic Schedule

  • September 13: Aims Page
  • September 20: Research Strategy
  • September 27: Preparing for the training of a K Award and Career Development
  • October 4: Accessory documents, Letters of Support, and Biosketches

The application process will open in June 2024 and close on Friday, August 30, 2024.