The Research Strategy Newsletter

Build your grant writing skills with actionable strategies. Delivered to your inbox once a month. Because the best way to get funded is to practice concrete skills. Get ready to submit your next fundable grant.

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The Research Strategy Newsletter

Build your grant writing skills with actionable strategies. Delivered to your inbox once a month. Because the best way to get funded is to practice concrete skills. Get ready to submit your next fundable grant.

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The Research Strategy Newsletter

Build your grant writing skills with actionable strategies. Delivered to your inbox once a month. Because the best way to get funded is to practice concrete skills. Get ready to submit your next fundable grant.

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It's easy to feel lost when you're writing grants. It doesn't have to be this way. The Grant Writing Guide (publisher: Princeton University Press) is an essential handbook for writing research grants, providing actionable strategies for professionals in every phase of their careers, from PhD students to seasoned researchers. 

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Motivation

I believe scholars deserve support for incredible ideas. Luck of the draw in training shouldn't determine who gets funded. We need to hear and fund society's best ideas. I also believe fear of failure can keep us from aiming for big goals. Take the leap and "try imperfectly." And finally, I believe the time to do work that matters is now.

Betty Lai

About Me

I'm an associate professor at Boston College and the author of The Grant Writing Guide (publisher: Princeton University Press). I study child mental health, and I have published over 70 peer reviewed articles on this topic. My research as a Principal Investigator has been funded by the National Science Foundation, the National Institute of Mental Health, and the Gulf Research Program of the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine, among others. These efforts have been recognized with awards from the American Psychological Association and the American Psychological Foundation.


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