NINR Strategic Plan
Sample Funded Applications
A Lifestyle Physical Activity Intervention for Older Sedentary Women – is available by contacting Elise Bennett
Microbiome and Pain in IBS
A Mixed Methods Approach to Understand Donor Choice
Teens Experiences of Asthma Self Management Across Life Contexts
search engine for grant funding opportunities
Foundation Directory Online
profiles over 70,000 U.S.-based foundations, describing programs, areas of funding, types of support, recent grants made, etc.
Funding Opportunities specific to Nurses:
Sigma Theta Tau International
Templates for Letters of Support
Other Grant Document Templates
Facilities and Other Resources
Additional grant writing resources are now available on the OVPR Grant Writing Support Services page. These educational materials give faculty valuable tips for writing more successful National Institutes of Health (NIH) R01 Grants and a variety of National Science Foundation (NSF) Grants. The resources include manuals, videos, training courses and in-person seminars.
Application Review Options
Through OVPR must apply 3 weeks in advance for smaller proposals, 8 weeks for larger revisions and 12 weeks for large multi-project proposals. Review focuses on including clear and compelling language, format, and competiveness. Request through Matt Mroz, 6-6378.
InCHIP affiliates at the University of Connecticut who are in the process of preparing grant proposals for submission through InCHIP to external funding agencies may apply to InCHIP for an internal review by one or more experienced InCHIP investigators, or experts in the field the grant is in outside of InCHIP, prior to submission of the grant.
IBACS Grants Panel is a small interdisciplinary group tasked with helping UConn investigators develop high quality grant proposals by offering a mechanism for “mock review” of in-development proposals, and facilitating mentoring in grant writing.