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Finding Funding Opportunities (PDW 2)

September 27, 2022

Proposal Development Workshops (PDWs) are 30 – 60-minute webinars on key milestones along the funding journey. Presenters provide best practice and ASU-specific insight across all facets of proposal development. Starting with understanding the funding landscape, going through finding a solicitation, developing a proposal, and preparing a budget, each webinar is a quick look at best practice. These webinars are appropriate to all stages of researcher from any discipline for any sponsor. PDW’s are held approximately every other week at 10am AZ. Sponsored by KE Research Development

Do you have a great idea, but need funding to make your idea a reality?  

Look no further than our finding funding opportunities workshop. We will explore different resources that are available to research open opportunities for funding by both federal and philanthropic granting agency. Funding searches can be conducted in a variety of way, so we will talk about some tips and tricks to help maximize your time searching for funding. During this workshop, we will take a live tour of both Foundation Directory Online as well as the Pivot Funding Search Tool. Both can help make what may seem like a daunting task of shifting through potential funders and endless open opportunities much more manageable 


  • Melinda Marino, Research Advancement Manager at the Sandra Day O'Connor College of Law & the McCain Institute 

  • JulieAnna Carsen, Assistant Director, Mary Lou Fulton Teachers College 

  • Traci Quinn, Grant Proposal Writer, Mary Lou Fulton Teachers College 

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Date: September 27, 2022 

Time: 10am-11am (AZ time)  

Location: online only