What does a successful DH research proposal look like? Is there a secret or magic formula to getting a grant?

Lisa Spiro, executive director of Digital Scholarship Services, Rice University, has offered some suggestions on writing a successful grant proposal:

  • Read the guidelines
  • Make an argument for funding your proposal
  • Talk to the Program Officers
  • Show that you have technical knowledge
  • Ask to see reviewers’ comments
  • Consider serving on a grant review panel