We are pleased to announce our upcoming online course in research writing and proposal writing.
Main topics covered in the course: (1) Writing research papers for publication in peer-reviewed journals, (2) Writing grant proposals to seek funding for research.
Who the course is for: Researchers living and working in eligible developing countries. We especially encourage early career researchers to apply.
Course duration: 7 weeks
Course dates: 1 June 2015 to 19 July 2015
Course facilitator: Ravi Murugesan (INASP Associate and AuthorAID team member)
How to apply: Complete the online application form: https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/G9DSRS2
Deadline to apply: 20 May 2015 at 11 pm GMT
The course is free of cost.
Please note that completing the application form does not guarantee a place on the course. We can accommodate only a limited number of participants, so we may use a competitive selection process to select the participants.
If you're selected for the course, you should plan to spend about 3 to 4 hours per week on the course to complete the given lessons and activities. You can study in your own time. There will be no live sessions or face-to-face meetings. There will however be some deadlines in the course. You should have regular access to the Internet, but a high-bandwidth connection is not necessary. The course lessons and activities are largely text-based.
We will be offering more online courses in the coming months. If the dates of this course don't work for you, please wait for the announcement of the next course.