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The Support Staff Guide to Preparing Complex Proposals

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Date: Tuesday, October 24

Time: 10:30 am - 12:00 pm

Location: A004 Blount Hall (BLNT)

Presenters: David Smelser, Jennifer Webster

Target Audience: Staff

This session will discuss several keys to successfully prepare a proposal that involves more complex elements. Topics to be discussed include:

  • Engaging PIs, other units on campus, and external partners
  • Building timelines and project management
  • Analyzing solicitations and preparing task assignments
  • Preparing budgets requiring atypical project periods
  • Common pitfalls and how to overcome them

Questions? Contact David Smelser (dsmelser@utk.edu).


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