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The Ultimate Grant Writing Guide (and How to Find and Apply for Grants)
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The Ultimate Grant Writing Guide (and How to Find and Apply for Grants)

Securing grants requires strategic planning. Identifying relevant opportunities, building collaborations, and crafting a comprehensive grant proposal are crucial steps. Read our ultimate guide on grant writing, finding grants, and applying for grants to get the funding for your research.

by AJE Team

18 min

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Research Conferences: 10 Tips to Maximize Your Experience

Conferences can benefit researchers' labs and careers. Learn 10 ways to make the most of your time at one!

by AJE Team

5 min

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Self-Plagiarism: How to Define It and Why You Should Avoid It

What is self-plagiarism, and why is self-plagiarism wrong? Understand the ethical (and practical) reasons to avoid this behavior in your research writing.

by Ben Mudrak, PhD

4 min

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Editing Tip: Avoiding Sentence Fragments

This article discusses how to avoid sentence fragments, which may confuse readers and be considered problematic by journal editors.

by Michaela Panter, PhD

3 min

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Glossary of Grammar

This is our glossary of terms that we use in our articles.

by Kurt Spurlock, MA, ELS

8 min

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How to Write a Pre-Submission Inquiry for an Academic Journal

Writing a good pre-submission inquiry can help you find the right journal for your paper the first time. Here are the things you should include and a template to get you started.

by Ben Mudrak, PhD

4 min

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AJE's Free Grammar Check for Scientists and Academics

The AJE grammar check tool is free to use. AJE's grammar check tool checks your academic paper for clarity, incorrect grammar, readability, and consistency.

by AJE Team

5 min

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Make a Great First Impression: 6 Tips for Writing a Good Abstract

  • The abstract is a very important part of your research paper.
  • Follow these six tips to make the most of a small amount of space.
  • Provide clear conclusions but avoid overselling your work.

by Sarah Conte, PhD

8 min

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What are Analytical Study Designs?

Analytical study designs can be experimental or observational and each type has its own features. In this article, you'll learn the main types of designs and how to figure out which one you'll need for your study.

by AJE Team

11 min