IQAC-IUB organized a workshop on Research Grant Proposal
A day-long workshop on ‘Research Grant Proposal’ was held on December 09, 2021, organized by the Institutional Quality Assurance Cell, IQAC of Independent University, Bangladesh (IUB). This workshop was inspired by the IUB’s Vice Chancellor Tanweer Hasan, PhD. Professor Niaz Ahmed Khan, PhD, Pro-Vice Chancellor, IUB inaugurated the workshop and put forth his welcoming remarks. Professor Shah M Faruque, Dean, School of Environment & Life Sciences, IUB; Professor Dilip Kumar Datta, PhD, Environmental Science Discipline, Khulna University; Professor Ujjal Kumar Nath, PhD, Department of Genetics and Plant Breeding, Bangladesh Agricultural University (BAU); and Professor Kazi Didarul Islam, PhD, Biotechnology and Genetic Engineering Discipline, Khulna University were the resource persons in the workshop.
Earlier, Dr Md. Hafizur Rahman, Director of IQAC-IUB welcomed the audience. The Additional Director of IQAC-IUB Mr Obydullah Al Marjuk facilitated the event. A total of 54 faculty members from 5 schools joined the workshop. There were four sessions in the workshop delivered by four honorable resource persons.
This workshop was designed for both the early-career faculty members looking for a thorough introduction to the subject, as well as for the faculty members in their advanced careers looking to enrich and strengthen their grant acquisition skills. This workshop also made sure one understands how funding authorities and reviewers expect the grant proposals to be written, in order to take them through the selection process. Novel and transpiring issues in the grant application process have been addressed.