Workshops Schedule


The eight-part RIO Academy is intended to provide LIU faculty with the knowledge, skills and understanding to successfully compete for extramural grants and contracts. The Academy is designed for junior, tenure-track faculty, but is open to all interested faculty.

Oct 21, 28, Friday 12:00-1:00pm
Nov 4, 18, Friday 12:00-1:00pm

“Federal Agency Funding Series” Presented by Lewis Burke Associates, LLC “Fly-overs” of federal agency funding trends, followed by a PANEL of PIs.
Oct 21 “Arts, Humanities and Education” Dept. of Ed/NCES; NEH; NEA
Oct 28 “Science (including Social Sciences) & Engineering,” NSF; DoE; DoD
Nov 4 “Health Agencies” HHS (except NIH)
Nov 18 ““Navigating the National Institutes of Health” NIH

Oct 25, Tuesday 11:00am-12:00pm
“Assessing Declined Proposals: Deciding what’s important and whether to resubmit” R. Nader

Nov 8, Tuesday 1:00pm-2:00pm
“Partnerships and Collaboration in Research: Finding, sustaining and achieving happy endings” R. Nader

Nov 17, Thursday 12:30am-1:30pm
“Proposal Budgeting” How to Construct a Budget” Angela Stark & Jared Littman

Dec 2, Friday 12:00-1:00
“Private Foundations and Seeking Private Funding” R. Nader