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How to write a good application and get funding

How to write a good application and get funding

CarrierPlanning

HR tools at iNANO


The career ladder

Professor

Assoc prof

Post Doc

Ph.d.

The career ladder


Where do you see yourself in 5 years
Where do you see yourself in 5 years?

  • Academia (university etc.)

  • Industry

  • School teacher

  • Own company

  • Other



What can a ph d apply for
What can a Ph.D. apply for ?

  • A personal stipend for a post doctoral stay in another laboratory.

  • Positions in industry, public services etc.



Funding sources 1
Funding sources - 1

  • The Danish Research Councils for Independent research (FNU, FTP, FSS)

    homepage : http://fi.dk

    http://en.fi.dk/councils-commissions/the-danish-council-for-independent-research

  • The Carlsberg Foundation

    https://carlsbergfondet-online.dk/vejledninger/Vejledning%20UK.pdf


Funding sources 2
Funding sources - 2

  • The Lundbeck Foundation

    http://www.lundbeckfonden.dk

  • VillumKann Rasmussen Fonden

    http://www.vkr-fondene.dk

    http://science.au.dk/stillinger-og-stipendier/stipendier/villum-fonden-postdoc-stipendier/

  • And severalothers.


First step
First step

Read and Follow the instructions



Second step application form1

Research council procedure

Second step – Application form



Carlsberg foundation
Carlsberg Foundation

  • Application form, containing project title, summary, amount applied for, and period.

  • Mandatoryenclosures

    • Project description (including an optional reference list): maximum 2 pages.

    • Budget: seesection "Specialinstructions for completing the budget enclosure".

    • Curriculum Vitae: maximum 2 pages.

    • List of publications: maximum 2 pages


Cv is king

Just weigh them

CV is King !!!!

  • Publication list

  • High ranking papers

  • Citations

  • Invited talks


Testimonials
Testimonials

  • Competition is very tough

  • Not enough to be good – outstanding is better

  • 2 excellent testimonials are better than

    2 excellent 1 good and 1 less good.

  • Different people have different writing styles


Project desription long and short
Project desription (long and short)

  • State the objective clearly

  • Write clearly and simply – without side-tracking

  • Avoid overly complicated details

  • Executive summary (start of the long version)


Summary
Summary

  • CV is King

  • State objective

  • State method

  • Clear and logical writing


Inanoschool an interdisciplinary graduate school in nanoscience with close links to industry
iNANOschool- an interdisciplinary graduate school in nanosciencewith close links to industry

HR ressources at iNANOschool


Do you often feel stressed
Do you often feel stressed?

  • Yes, I am stressed all the time and would like to learn how to avoid stress

  • Yes, I am stressed all the time but I have given up trying to learn how to handle it

  • I am stressed sometimes, and would like to learn how to avoid stress

  • I am stressed sometimes, but I don’t need help handling it

  • I am basically never stressed


Are you generally happy with the research environment (quality of supervision, communication with peers, working conditions etc.) in your group?

  • Yes

  • No


Inano want to help you
iNANO want to help you

  • Contact me for a CONFIDENT IAL talk

  • Contact Peter, Kaj, Sys, Trolle

  • Contact AGSOS

  • Better act now than later.

  • Do not be shy!

  • It is Your PhD degree

  • It is your life!



Where do you see yourself in 5 years1
Where do you see yourself in 5 years?

  • Academia (university etc.)

  • Industry

  • School teacher

  • Own company

  • Other


Objectives

  • To prepare young scientists at the PhD level for careers in science, teaching and industry

  • To facilitate the transition from a post-doctoral fellow to an independent group leader

  • To give young scientists the opportunity to raise the profile of their research and their research groups, and to establish lasting contacts/collaborations with other scientists

  • Match making with industry


Enabling tools

Enabling tools

Web site resources

Career development meetings

Mentor system for young scientists

PhD exchange program

Joint PhD committees

Arrangement of interviews


Career development resources
Career development resources

  • Science

    http://sciencecareers.sciencemag.org/career_development/

  • Working In

    http://www.workingin-nanotechnology.com/

  • ELSO's Career Development pages:

    http://www.elso-cdc.org/

  • ASCB's Career Development pages

    http://www.ascb.org/index.cfm?navid=126

  • Howard Hughes Medical Institute

    http://www.hhmi.org/resources/labmanagement/


The 6 key elements in carrier planning
The 6 Key Elements in Carrier Planning

  • Understand Yourself

  • DevelopYourStrengths

  • Workwith the Best

  • ShareYourSuccesses

  • Innovate– don’timitate

  • Alwayseffective and efficient



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