This fully revised edition of the most authoritative guide to science proposal writing is essential for any scientist embarking on a thesis or grant application. Completely updated and with entirely new chapters on private foundation funding and interdisciplinary research, the book explains each step of the proposal process in detail.
Praise for the first edition:
This exceptionally useful and affordable handbook will serve as a refresher to seasoned writers and as a guide and source of encouragement for first-time authors.”C. L. Sagers, Ecology
This inexpensive book could prove to be your best investment of the year.”Bioscience
A guide to writing an effective and competitive scientific proposal that can be submitted to government agencies, private corporations, foundations, and academic committees. The authors (both in the sciences at Dartmouth College) explain a number of aspects of proposal writing including conceiving and designing a project, analyzing data, synthesizing results, and estimating a budget. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)