Education & Training

Summary

We offer comprehensive training modules to help you through the award life cycle process. All training courses are available in Taleo Learn. Type SPA in the search menu to view a list of existing training.

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Basic Science Researchers
Basic Science Support Staff
Clinical Researchers
Clinical Research Support Staff

Training by Proposal Sponsor Type

NIH Essentials

(Module C)
This module teaches the research community about the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and how to submit funding applications successfully. This Level I series is intended for all research staff and acts as an introduction to the types of NIH grants, NIH-specific terms and conditions, deadline cycles, and system resources.

CPRIT Essentials 

(Module D)
This module teaches the research community about the Cancer Prevention and Research Institute of Texas (CPRIT) and explains how to submit funding applications successfully. You will receive insight into the types of CPRIT grants, CPRIT-specific terms and conditions, deadline cycles, and system resources.  

The Welch Foundation Essentials

(Module E)
This module teaches the research community about The Welch Foundation and how to successfully submit funding applications. This training provides knowledge about the various types of Welch grants, Welch-specific terms and conditions, deadline cycles, and system resources.

Department of Defense (DOD) Essentials

(Module F)
This module teaches the research community about the Department of Defense (DOD) and how to submit funding applications successfully. This Level I series is intended for all research staff and acts as an introduction to the types of DOD grants, DOD-specific terms and conditions, deadline cycles, and system resources. 

eGrants Proposal Submission for Non-Grants.gov Applications 

(Module T)
This module teaches the research community how to successfully submit a Non-Grants.gov proposal. We will demonstrate how you can navigate eGrants and decision points for proper application classification. Once completing this training, you will know how to submit a Non-Grants.gov proposal.

eGrants Proposal Submission for Grants.gov Applications

(Module U)
This module teaches the research community how to submit a Grants.gov proposal successfully. This training will show you how to navigate eGrants and decision points for proper application classification. After this training, you will be able to submit a Grants.gov proposal successfully.  

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Alina

Alina Grays , MPA

Assistant Director, SPA Education & Business Process

alina.grays@utsouthwestern.edu

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Beth Bailey

Outreach Program Coordinator

beth.bailey@utsouthwestern.edu