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Medical and Scientific Communications | Specializing in Strategic Grant Development and Related Services


"Kelly has the poise and experience to navigate the myriad processes of FDA grants. She guides you along with her creativity and tenacity and at the end, knows more than the PI’s! I would never consider writing a grant without her counsel."                   

-- Perry Calias, PhD

   Pharmaceutical Development Consultant/Co-

   Founder of Educational Trainers and 

   Consultants (ETC)

Full pre- and post-award services are available, including (but not limited to):

  • writing and editing
  • proposal and application review
  • project management
  • budget development
  • funding strategy development
  • research design
  • contract negotiation
  • establishment of necessary registrations
  • ​application submission
  • post-award management 

Need a support service that is not on the list? Please contact us for more information.

Strategic Grant Development Services

Duke City Consulting, LLC

Our grant team lead has consulted with teams netting over $153 million in grants and contracts for research and programs since 2013 (DCC’s founding) and is experienced working with both small domestic teams and managing large projects with international teams. The team includes experienced writers and editors from a number of clinical and research specialties and an experienced director of grants management.

We are experienced in US federal funding (including but not limited to NIH, AHRQ, HRSA, NSF, BARDA, DoD, SBIR/STTR), private foundations, PCORI, and European Commission opportunities. Our team works on a project basis, directly supporting and augmenting in-house funding development teams for a variety of clients, ranging from biotech start-ups requiring full pre- and post-award management to university-based research teams and departments needing support with discrete functions.