Workshops, Events & Training Resources


  • Fay Cook Visit to UCLA June 7-8, 2018
  • MRSEC Planning Workshop June 8, 2018


The Research Enhancement Series provides grantmaking webinars to support researchers at all career stages during Fall & Winter Quarters. All webinars are free and open to UCLA faculty, researchers, postdoctoral scholars, students, and staff.  Please check back in late summer for the FY19 schedule.  And so long as you subscribe to our funding opportunity newsletters for news, events, and updates, you will receive notice when the schedule is available.  

The series has concluded for this academic year. You may VIEW RECORDINGS AND SLIDES FOR PAST WEBINARS IN THE SERIES HERE (Please log in to UCLA box with your UCLA logon ID. Contact BOL at or by phone at (310) 267-4357 if you need help logging into your account or are experiencing issues related to your account.) 

For more information or to propose topics for future events, please contact


GrantSpace, a service of the Foundation Center, offers information and resources to provide know-how for securing funding from foundations or individuals. Many of their online webinars, resources, and classes are free.


New Faculty Guide to Competing for Research Funding - 2nd Edition (Log in to Box with your UCLA ID)

This e-book provides an invaluable tool to help new faculty get started.  Addresses the key competitive strategies and grant writing skills new faculty need to master for funding success at federal agencies and foundations.


Strategies for Planning, Developing, and Writing Large Team Grants (Log in with UCLA ID required)

What all faculty and research professionals need to know about writing center-level proposals in a team environment This book is a step-by-step guide for faculty and research professionals transitioning to large team grants.




Other CAMPUS offices which host workshops & Events

UCLA Technology Development Group

First Fridays, workshops in entrepreneurship, industry networking sessions, and more events from the UCLA Technology Development Group:  
UCLA CTSI Events PageEvents, Workshops, and Seminars from the UCLA Clinical and Translational Science Institute:  
UCLA Graduate Division Professional and Career Development SiteProvides graduate students and postdoctoral scholars with diverse opportunities to build practical, professional, and networking skills and mentoring relationships. Sponsored by the Graduate Division in partnership with many other campus entities:  
IDRE Events PageThe Institute for Digital Research and Education (IDRE) is a cooperative of faculty and technologists working to advance the existing body of computing knowledge and expertise at UCLA.
The IDRE mission is to support, advance and guide a campus-wide program to position UCLA as a world leader in research and education in computational thinking, using high performance computation, data visualization and data analysis of large data sets and databases.