Step 1. Generate Your Idea
Generating a viable idea isn't as simple as being creative and knowledgeable. This section will provide common techniques for generating ideas for a research program that you can develop into future applications for research support.
Jan Abramson of the College of Health and Associate Vice President for Research, Dr. Cynthia Furse have collaborated to bring University researchers a valuable resource entitled 'New Faculty Guide to Research Funding' (pdf).