Wednesday, October 21, 2015

“NRSA Grant Submissions for Graduate Students & Postdocs”Curious about the Ruth L. Kirschstein National Research Service Award (NRSA) Individual Fellowship?
Brown Bag Workshop


November 10, 2015
6-135 Jackson Hall
12:00-1:00pm


You will receive answers to the following questions: 

What is an NRSA grants.gov “package” and who submits it to the NIH?
[Hint: it’s a fellowship application that you and your departmental grant coordinator complete but must be endorsed and submitted to NIH by SPA.]

What is SPA? What do they do?

How do I get an eRA Commons User Name? WHAT IS an eRA Commons User Name???

Why are there so many attachments for this application? I can’t keep them all straight! Is there a master list somewhere of everything I need to submit???

What is my responsibility vs. my Grant Coordinator’s responsibility?[Hint: you both share the same goals – a perfect, on-time, stress- and error-free application to SPA]

What is a PRF?

Featuring:  Grant Coordinators from the MNPI Center as well as Q&A with Dr. David Redish about the significance of NRSAs for graduate research

Beverages Provided