From idea to project: Writing successful project proposals

February 21, 2017 – February 22, 2017 all-day
Large meeting room, Geophysical Institute, University of Bergen
Allégaten 70
5007 Bergen

RESCLIM/CHESS/GFI course for early career scientists

Lecturer: Friederike U. Hoffmann, Research Coordinator at GFI and EU expert evaluator

Registration: HERE (closed)

Target group: Early career scientists (PhD, Post Doc, young researchers) in climate sciences with little or no experience in proposal writing

Number of participants: Max 12

Registration within: 07.02.2017

Participants with own project ideas will be prioritized.

This course gives 1 credit point.


The course will enable you to apply for external funding of your own research. You will learn how to prepare a draft for a successful research project proposal.

Using your own research ideas, you will learn:

– how to plan and structure a draft proposal

– how to develop the different components of the draft proposal

– how to draft a project budget

– where you can apply for funding


The course includes lectures, group work and plenary discussion. During the course, the participants will develop the project ideas of 3 participants into ready-to-use draft proposals.


Participant list:

1Ingrid OnarheimUiB
2Camilla Stegen LandaUiB
3Balamurali RajasakarenUni Research
4Shengping HeUiB
5Chuncheng GuoUni Research
6Nadine GorisUni Research
7Nora LooseUiB
8Elsheikh Bashir AliUiB
9María Isabel García-IbáñezUni Research
10Shunya KosekiUiB
11Martin FLüggeUiB
12Aina-Cathrine ØvergårdUiB