DoD Grant Writing WorkshopEvent Postponed

In accordance with recent guidelines from the University of Illinois System, the planned Department of Defense Grant Seeking Workshop, scheduled to take place on March 25, will be postponed to a later date, most likely fall. We are still available as a resource if you are interested in applying for one of the Department of Defense's open calls in the coming months, Please contact Gillian Snyder, Assistant Director for Research, for assistance. 


The Interdisciplinary Health Sciences Institute (IHSI) invites research faculty and professionals to attend the inaugural Department of Defense (DoD) Grant Seeking Workshop on previously scheduled for March 25, 2020. It has been postponed. 

This workshop, held in partnership with the Beckman Institute and Office of Proposal Development, aims to help health sciences researchers identify new funding opportunities and better understand the unique requirements and considerations for submitting a strong DoD proposal. This half-day event will include a comprehensive introduction to DoD, details about the application and review process, a panel of experienced DoD faculty and consumer reviewers, and expert guidance from Lewis-Burke Associates.

  • Overview of health research opportunities at the DoD
  • How to develop a competitive DoD proposal​
  • Best practices from Lewis-Burke Associates, LLC​
  • Insider perspectives on the review process

View the agenda