Workgroup Member - Grant Writing Skills Webinar Series Development

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Signup Deadline: 09-07-2021
Starts: 09-08-2021
Ends: 08-31-2022
Location: Online Opportunity


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Before Applying For This Role

Save a pdf of your most current CV and include a list GSA activities to upload as part of the application. Name the file with your first and last name, e.g. Jane Doe_CV

Role Overview

Help develop a series of GSA Webinars focused on grant writing skills such as: developing a research agenda; writing clear specific aims; developing a budget; and more.


  • Participate in regularly scheduled planning conference calls
  • Prepare a list of webinar topics for the bi-monthly series
  • Recommend and recruit expert speakers
  • Review available materials that should be leveraged, linked, enhanced, or expanded
  • Prepare questions for the webinar panelists
  • Moderate webinars
  • Address ageism and issues of equity/justice within grant writing

Time Commitment

Estimated 1-4 hours month. One call a month. Most work will be conducted via email. 

Eligibility Requirements

  • Mid-career or senior career with NIA funding experience or experience teaching grant writing or mentoring experience
  • Early career or transitional member with experience in being a mentee or experience taking a grant writing skills program elsewhere

Role Commitment

August 2021 - August 2022

Volunteers Needed:

6 (6 open slots)

Experience Required:

See "Eligibility Requirements" above


Judie F Lieu
Vice President, Publishing and Professional Resources
The Gerontological Society of America