Facilitator: Dr Rakeshnie Ramoutar-Prieschl obtained her Doctorate in Business Management and her Master’s in Biotechnology. She currently holds the position of Head of Department: Research Capacity Development at the University of Pretoria where she is responsible for the portfolio that includes: (i) grants management, (ii) early career training and mentorship, as well as driving (iii) strategic partnerships in support of staff doctoral candidates. Dr Ramoutar-Prieschl has been appointed as a facilitator, lecturer, and trainer for numerous projects in Africa geared towards strengthening the research and grants management capacity, both at universities as well as science granting councils


Target Group: Emerging and established researchers who want to apply for funding grants.


The following topics will be covered:

  • Overview of the Grants Management Lifecycle
  • Types of Grants
  • Finding Funding
  • Matching Research Ideas with Funding Opportunities
  • Proposal Development
  • Budgeting and Costing
  • Building Collaborative Networks
  • Research Governance
  • Checklist and Submission
  • Case Study

This workshop is funded by the Department of Higher Education and Training (DHET) through the University Capacity Development Grant (UCDG)


Workshop Information

17 February 2022


Online via MS Teams

Registration for this workshop has closed.


Enquiries: Jadine Januarie