Translating Scientific, Technical, & Educational Expertise into Lay Language

Welcome to Clear Writing Services


Clear Writing Services launched in February 2014.  Since then, we have secured the following awards:

1. FY 2014 US Department of Education, Title V, Hispanic-Serving Institutions grant for Hostos Community College, Bronx, NY.  Status:  Funded  $2,622,208.00

2. FY 2014 US Department of Education, FIPSE, First in the World grant for the College of New Rochelle, New Rochelle, NY.  Status: Funded  $3,998,780.57.

Clear Writing Services provides grant development (funding search-to-proposal submission), technical/scientific writing services, and grantsmanship training and mentoring to colleges, universities, hospitals, non-profit, and for-profit organizations/companies.

Clear Writing Services delivers an ad hoc grants office, staffed by former federal program officers, research librarians, and Ph.D. researchers.  We:

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  • Locate “live” funding sources.
  • Connect clients to funders’ program officers.
  • Design application templates.
  • Help create proposals that directly align with selection criteria.
  • Secure funded applications that clients can scrutinize.
  • Collaborate with clients to produce highly competitive applications and to manage funded grant projects.
  • Provide grantsmanship training and mentoring to faculty and staff.

Clear Writing Services delivers clear, crisp easy-to-understand, transliterations of scientific, technical, and educational research:

  • Converts complex policies/concepts into lay-accessible prose narrative.
  • Produces articles and reports to persuade and motivate stakeholders.