Workshop: National Science Foundation Grants

Course ID - CTD0702           

Short Title: NSF Grants

 Audience     All Employees
Length of Workshop:        2 hour 
Prerequisite     none

This workshop will begin with a brief introduction to the NSF (National Science Foundation) including its scope and purpose. Participants will receive an update on the NSF's current priorities, policies, and projections; NSF-specific tips on how to plan and prepare a successful proposal; an overview of the basic requirements for reporting and compliance upon receiving an NSF grant; and a description of the wide variety of NSF grant programs that are appropriate to MDC.


As a result of successful completion of the workshop, participants will be able to:

  •  Explain how to identify appropriate NSF grant opportunities for a particular program or course
  •  Describe strategies to create a successful proposal for an NSF grant
  •  List and describe some common pitfalls in writing and implementing NSF grants
  •  Explain the types of assistance offered by Resource Development to NSF applicants at MDC



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Registration information
Course ID: CTD0702  
Course Title: NSF Grants 
Reference # - see table 

How to Register

Registration for CT&D workshops are through the Student Information and Registration system.  The process for registering for a CTD workshop will be the same as registering for a regular class at MDC.  

New - Easier registration for workshops

You can access the Registration System and register for a CTD workshop using the same user name and password that use to login to your computer.    Example:   Richard Johnson  would be rjohnson     (You will NOT need to create a separate student myMDC account to register for a CTD workshop

Make a note of the Reference Number for the workshop then go to Registration Instructions

Once you have registered for a class, you can print your schedule.    Please make every effort to attend once you've registered as seats are limited.     However, If you need to drop, you can also do this through the Web Registration screen.     CTD classes will appear on your transcript as non-credit classes.

If you need special assistance to participate in this workshop due to a disability, please call CT&D at 7-2366 so that appropriate arrangements can be made.  College Training and Development complies with the Americans with Disabilities Act.