Academic Research Funding Strategies, LLC publishes a monthly electronic newsletter for faculty on how to compete successfully for research and education funding from federal agencies and foundations.
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Articles and resources in Research Development & Grant Writing News address how faculty can use proven competitive strategies to achieve success in a very difficult funding climate. Newsletter articles written by the co-publishers will share expertise gained in a combined 30 years of experience in research development and grant writing at Texas A&M University.
This electronic newsletter will be published monthly on the 15th of each month, starting September 15, 2010 and will be delivered to your e-mail address as an attached pdf file. Single subscription rates are $75/year, with special rates for group and institutional subscriptions.
Distribution to the subscriber’s graduate and undergraduate students and post-docs is free of charge.
Newsletter co-publishers Mike Cronan, PE (Texas 063512, inactive) and Lucy Deckard (BS/MS Materials) served as Director (16 years) and Associate Director (8 years), respectively, of two highly successful research and proposal development offices at Texas A&M.
Regents Fellow Mike Cronan led the development and writing of center-level proposals funded at over $100 million System-wide.
Lucy Deckard led Texas A&M’s New Faculty Research Initiative (2004-2009) to help assistant professors compete successfully for research funding with special emphasis on NSF CAREER and other young investigator awards. More about us.