October 20, 2020

The Niche

Knoepfler lab stem cell blog

What’s the worst, most tortuous part of the grant application process? Take our poll

I’m writing an R01 now for the Oct. 5 deadline and not enjoying it. You think perhaps that’s an understatement?

I’ve lost track of how many grant proposals I’ve submitted in the last 6 years, but if there ever was any thrill, the thrill is long gone. I seem to vaguely remember I used to like writing…..

What’s the worst part of this tortuous process? Take our poll.

If your worst element is not listed, check other and explain in the comments.

UPDATE: I’ve added a couple more painful options to the poll.