How to write grants and fellowship applications

By Tim Clutton-Brock, Cambridge University, UK
(adapted for the Guarda workshop by Sebastian Bonhoeffer & Dieter Ebert)

Attitude

Writing

General

Sentences

Paragraphs

Headings

Captions to figures, tables

Organisation

  1. Title
  2. Abstract
  3. General aim
  4. General background
  5. Specific background
  6. Specific aims
  7. Methodology and programme of work
  8. Budget and budget justification
  9. General justification
  10. Finally