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The EPA is also a major grant maker. For instance, just this past January (2017) the EPA awarded about $4 million to two universities. The grants are for research related to the quality of drinking water. As part of their mission to protect public health, the EPA wants to learn how “premise plumbing” — that is, the portions of the water distribution system that is inside the building — is affected by low flow conditions. Those conditions are more prevalent now due to water conservation practices. We’re not sure what all that means but we’re sure the four million dollars mean a lot to the recipients of the grants at Drexel University in Pennsylvania and Purdue University in Indiana. The EPA is also a major grant maker. For instance, just this past January (2017) the EPA awarded about $4 million to two universities. The grants are for research related to the quality of drinking water. As part of their mission to protect public health, the EPA wants to learn how “premise plumbing” — that is, the portions of the water distribution system that is inside the building — is affected by low flow conditions. Those conditions are more prevalent now due to water conservation practices. We’re not sure what all that means but we’re sure the four million dollars mean a lot to the recipients of the grants at Drexel University in Pennsylvania and Purdue University in Indiana.
-If you are a post-graduate student or professional seeking a grant from the NIH, you would do well to peruse the very readable **Guide to Effective Grant Writing: How to Write a Successful NIH Grant Application** by Otto O. Yang. {{amazon>0306486644}} Dr. Yang writes from his experience sitting on grant review boards and directly addresses the problems he typically sees in grant applications. The book receives glowing reviews for its brevity and clarity as well as for the specific examples provided and the concrete tips for presenting your ideas in the very best light. It is a particularly valuable resource as it provides the perspective of a grant reviewer who does the reading and scoring of grants.+[[https://www.amazon.com/dp/0306486644/?tag=concecreat-20|{{ :guide-to-effective-grant-writing.jpg?120x0|Guide to Effective Grant Writing: How to Write a Successful NIH Grant Application}}]] If you are a post-graduate student or professional seeking a grant from the NIH, you would do well to peruse the very readable [[https://www.amazon.com/dp/0306486644/?tag=concecreat-20|Guide to Effective Grant Writing: How to Write a Successful NIH Grant Application]] by Otto O. Yang. Dr. Yang writes from his experience sitting on grant review boards and directly addresses the problems he typically sees in grant applications. The book receives glowing reviews for its brevity and clarity as well as for the specific examples provided and the concrete tips for presenting your ideas in the very best light. It is a particularly valuable resource as it provides the perspective of a grant reviewer who does the reading and scoring of grants.
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