Principal Investigators Association

If you are currently preparing your R15 grant application, are soon to renew an existing grant, or will be seeking NIH R15 funding in the near future look no further.

You can now get all the winning strategies you should apply in your next R15 grant application in one place:
NIH R15 Grant Application Mentor: An Educational How-to Manual, 1st Edition.

This manual includes 313 pages of insider guidance divided into 8 thorough sections. Inside this manual you will find:

  • Expert advice for developing your Project Summary/Abstract, Biographical Sketch, Environment section and Research Plan
  • Surefire guidance to ensure your Research Strategy addresses your project’s Innovation, Significance, Approach and Overall Impact
  • Understanding of why your budget’s numbers are almost as important as the words you use to tell your research’s story
  • An insider’s view of special considerations for special agents, human and animal subject
  • The do’s and don’t’s of submitting your grant application
  • And much more!

Each section includes checks to ensure you’re following NIH guidelines every step along the way.

Don’t waste your precious time going through vague grant-writing guides. This manual offers everything you need to know to craft a superior proposal, maximizing your chances for NIH R15 funding.

A Look Inside Your NIH R15 Grant Application How-to Manual, 1st Edition

(click on each section below to learn more):

Section 1: Preparation: What Every PI Should Know Before You Start Applying

Section 2: Successfully Use Your Biosketch and Abstract to Define Your Project and Your Qualifications

Section 3: Prove Your Environment Supports Your Research

Section 4: Research Plan: Make the Most of Your Significance, Innovation, Approach and Overall Impact

Section 5: Special Considerations for Research Involving Humans, Animals or Select Agents

Section 6: Modular and Detailed Budget Strategies That Support Your Proposal

Section 7: Tactics for Submitting a Winning Proposal

Section 8: Understand NIH’s Review Process and Your Role in It

Plus! With Your Manual Purchase, You Will Get These Two MP4s—FREE!
(a $149 value)

#1: NIH R15 Grant Mentor: R15 Overview and Distinctives
Walk away from this session with a thorough understanding of the R15 (area) grant mechanism and how it differs from other NIH programs.
Length: 13 mins.

#2: NIH R15 Grant Mentor: Unique Components of an R15 Application
What distinguishes an R15 from an R01? Find out in this session.
Length: 15 mins.

Limited-Time Offer Until Oct. 31st:

And now you can order your NIH R15 Grant Application Mentor: An Educational How-to Manual, 1st Edition in PDF (Digital) format, including your TWO bonus MP4 recordings for only $699 $299!
(a savings of $450). Print version only $75 more.

Upon ordering this manual you will automatically receive a PDF (digital) copy.
If you pre-ordered a print version, it will be sent vial US mail starting on October 18th.
Please allow 7-10 days for delivery.

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Note: PIA has been the home of the best-selling NIH R01 Grant Application Mentor Manual for 3 years in a row. This new guide is the R15 edition of the R01 manual. If you already have the R01 manual and are interested in this newly released R15 guide, please contact PIA at 800-303-0129 ext. 506 or email them at [email protected] for more information.

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This mentoring curriculum is an independent resource of expert analysis and option, plus color-coded exact copies of NIH words when they are especially helpful. But our authors also restated key points in more clear language where they felt the government writers strayed into “grey areas” or even bureaucratese. Plus, we’ve supplied actual language from funded grants to show how other PIs have handled challenging zones to help jump start your own proposal.

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Format and Shipment: Your manual will be sent to you via the Internet as PDF documents, at no extra charge. PDF (digital) version is available immediately. Print versions will be shipped via US mail strating on October 18th. Please allow 7-10 days for delivery.

Optional Format: If you wish the manual as a printed document, spiral bound, and shipped via mail, please add $75. This price includes shipping and handling.

This manual is brought to you as a training tool by the Principal Investigators Association, which is an independent organization. The presented information is not connected with the National Institutes of Health (NIH) or the National Science Foundation (NSF), nor is it endorsed by these agencies. All views expressed are those personally held by the authors and are not official government policies or opinions.