Grant Writing Consultants

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Bioscience Writers – established in 2001 to assist scientists around the world achieve publishing and funding success. Each year we serve authors from more than 180 countries and edit documents submitted to over 1000 different scientific, technical, and medical journals.

Editing Excellence, LLC, see, Columbus, Ohio (614) 260-2042

Editage, a division of Cactus Communications, was established in April 2002 with an aim to accelerate global scientific research communication. At Editage, we take great effort to understand our authors’ needs.
Our unique service packages and educational programs have helped over 72,000 authors across 116 countries to get published in high-impact factor journals. Armed with one of the largest in-house editing teams in the industry—comprising of over 1400 native English editors and publication experts who cover 1200+ subjects—we provide high quality services to academic, publishing, and pharmaceutical communities. We have more BELS-certified (Board of Editors in the Life Sciences) and CMPP-certified (Certified Medical Publication Professional) editors and writers on staff than any other company, worldwide.

Dave Geller,

Grant Writers’ Seminars and Workshops – very popular NIH resource “The Grant Application Writer’s Workbook” by Stephen W. Russell and David C. Morrison, see for more information.

Hanover Grants reviews and provides feedback on proposals before they are submitted.

ITECHS – consulting agency for proposal writing, project management, and other grant administration support.

Kridlebaugh Writing and Editing Services – biological, chemical and agricultural sciences within research, education and tech transfer initiatives. Experience with USDA, Department of Energy, and NSF.

Parents Holding Doctorates, Inc. is available to assist with proposal writing and editing for faculty and graduate students. Individuals may wish to contact Joan Herbers, professor, Evolution, Ecology, and Organismal Biology, for more information.

Urban Venture Group (UVG) has raised over $185 million in grant funds from Federal (DOE, DOD, NIH, NSF, PCORI, CMS, SBIR/STTR, more) and State (Ohio Third Frontier, OAQDA, and non-Ohio agencies as well) sources. Clients range from PIs to Centers to multi-institutional collaborative teams. In addition to writing and managing grant submissions, UVG also help clients find and engage strategic partners (including industry, agency, and government labs). UVG also supports entrepreneurs and startups, including forming and funding startups and spinouts. (For more information, please contact Burr Zimmerman, PhD at or 614-425-1230)