Workshop: Grant Proposal Writing


  • Get an overview on funding programmes and how you can use them for driving your career as a researcher
  • Develop your own idea for a research project proposal into a first work-plan
  • Understand how to match your research project to the funding programme in order to increase the potential to be funded
  • Understand the basics of budget planning
  • Acquire basic skills for formulating objectives, progress beyond the state of the art and impact
  • Try out the RaumZeit toolkit to efficiently develop a research proposal.



  • Identification of the right funding programme
  • Assessment of the framework defined by the funding scheme
  • Mapping the research idea to the framework to achieve a high relevance
  • Setting up a concept for the project
  • Identification of the necessary expertise and resources
  • Structuring the proposal
  • Visualisation
  • Formulation of the different parts of the proposal with regard to the framework
  • Coordination of the proposal writing and submission process



  • Presentation of background information
  • Applying the RaumZeit toolkit to your own idea for a research project
  • Group work
  • Feedback from trainer and peers


  • Englisch


  • Postdocs und Promovierende (mit konkreten Antragsprojekten)


  • Dr. Sabine Preusse

    Dr. Sabine Preusse

    Dr. Sabine Preusse (RaumZeit e.K. Coaching Beratung Training) geophysicist, business economist (IWW), BDVT certified trainer and business coach, offers individual solutions for projects from basic research to product innovation, from the idea to the exploitation of the results. She combines scientific understanding with entrepreneurship and experience both as project manager and salesperson and provides both technological and personal development at the same time.

    More about Dr. Sabine Preusse


Mi. 09.09.20 09:00 -
Do. 10.09.20 17:00


Potsdam Graduate School
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14467 Potsdam


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