Free Webinar

Research Proposal 101

Get familiar with the basics of research proposal development and writing. In this free webinar, you’ll learn:

– What a research proposal is (and the purpose it serves)
– The 5 critical components of a high-quality proposal
– What assessors/supervisors are looking for
– How to get started drafting your proposal

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What’s this all about?

The 45-minute webinar covers the basics of research proposal development (specifically for dissertations and theses), so that you can write up your proposal with confidence.

The session is geared for students undertaking research for Master’s and Doctoral-level degrees within the sciences (natural and social). That said, you’ll still benefit even if you don’t fit this description, as the requirements are largely consistent across disciplines.

Key Details:

When: Daily (limited slots)
Where: Online (video or audio)
Duration: 45 minutes
Cost: 100% free

Meet Your Host


Kerryn Warren (PhD) is one of our friendly coaches. Having lectured and tutored students for over 10 years in subjects ranging from biology (natural science) to archaeological heritage (social science), Kerryn brings a unique blend of skills and perspectives to any research project.

What you’ll get

The webinar is more than just a one-way presentation. By attending, you’ll get:

A-Z Workshop

The session will cover the basics of research proposal development in simple terms so you can get started ASAP.

Engaging Chat

Join in on the conversation with students from around the world – learn and share throughout the webinar.

Free Resources

You’ll receive access to a host of free resources, including guides, templates and our free dissertation course.

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Registration is free and there is no obligation to attend.

Awards and accreditations

I started using Grad Coach for my dissertation and I can honestly say that if it wasn’t for them, I would have really struggled. I would strongly recommend them – worth every penny!

Richard Egenreider

Grad Coach is like a guardian angel. The value I derived from the guidance and coaching when writing my thesis was second to none. I’m forever grateful to Grad Coach.

Moloko Komane

Grad Coach gave me really good feedback that enabled me to submit my dissertation proposal early and get immediate approval. I would recommend Grad without hesitation.

Andrew O'Flaherty

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LIMITED SPACE: Reserve Your Spot

Registration is free and there is no obligation to attend.

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