Build Grant Seeking Skills

Upcoming Workshops & Programs

The Research Development Office and Large Center Development offer a variety of programs to help faculty, postdoctoral fellows, and other researchers build their grant seeking skills, learn about sponsors, and learn how to work more effecitively with collaborators and teams. Special programs are provided for graduate students.


Dimensions is a new tool that makes it easy to find and analyze the most relevant research information; uncover evidence of impact, reach and engagement; and gather insights to inform future research activity.

Dimensions - Research Knowledge System

Extended Programs

体育365Multiple-session programs that provide in-depth training and support over the span of a semester or full academic year

  • Department of Energy Early Career Research Program
  • NSF CAREER Academy
  • PUSH USDA     
  • UP-2-NIH
Workshop Series
  • CoRE Collaboration Café - 1st Wednesday of each month
  • Department of Defense (DoD) Young Investigator Programs
Recurring Workshops

Single-session workshops that cover topics of perennial interest to researchers and scholars

  • 体育365Funding Scenarios and Search Strategies for Early Career Researchers and Scholars

  • Focus on Fulbright  - Programs to Foster International Scholarship
  • Finding Funding - Strategies and Search Tools 
One-Time Workshops and Webinars

体育365Seminars, webinars, and other opportunities offered throughout the year to learn more about sponsors and their programs as well as about strategies to help make grant seeking successful

Workshop Resources

Slides, handouts, and recordings from Research Development workshops and presentations

Positioning for Grant Seeking Success

Practical advice and strategies that to position yourself to succeed in grant seeking - assessing readiness, getting to know potential funders, building relationships with program officers, and becoming a reviewer

Graduate Student Programs

Programs designed specifically to help graduate students enhance their skills for seeking and securing funding for their research and scholarly activities

Research Communications Academy

The Research Communications Academy (RCA) trains faculty members, graduate students, and research-related staff to effectively communicate the power and impact of UNH scholarship with a broad audience.

Research Development and Grant Writing News

A monthly newsletter for faculty and research professionals that provides timely advice on how to compete successfully for research and education funding from federal agencies and from foundations, including news items related to grant seeking, grants policy, and planning

Contact Information

Kathy Cataneo
Director, Research Development
Phone: (603) 862-0357

Lynnette Hentges
Senior Associate, Research Development
Phone: (603) 862-2002

Michael Thompson
Senior Associate, Research Development
Phone: (603) 862-5255