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Project Deliverable #1: Project Proposal
For your proposal, your task is to demonstrate that your project is a suitable research topic for
the Final Report, and that you have credible qualifications and research plans to achieve the
project milestones. Your argument and credibility is paramount; if you lack the ability to be
convincing in this document, you risk losing approval and funding for the continuation of your
work. Thus, your proposal must provide solid, feasible claims that are well-supported.
Length: 2 pages (approximately 800-900 words, single-spaced)
subheadings and bullets as needed)
Content to include:
project and goals
need/problem/goal that your project will address. Indicate which of the project
trajectories you believe your project will take (Problem-Solution, Design/Redesign,
Literature Review) It will help to relate your project to the goals and needs of your target
audience (i.e. look for sources that support the claims you are making). Avoid any
solution-driven language here (i.e. don’t express too much attachment to a particular
design, solution, or concept); your focus is on convincing your reader that this project
deserves more time, research, and development (and money!) before you can come up
with final plans.
the project and your research plans. Remember that you might be writing this memo
directly to one of your audience members, and so you should adjust your language
accordingly! Justifying the impact to these stakeholders can also help you to justify the
need for your research. As applicable–mention any additional stakeholders who might be
impacted by your research (even if they are not the primary audience of the final report).
conduct. Be specific.
completing your project.
Upon approval, you will conduct more extensive research to build towards your final report. If your proposal is not initially approved, you will have the opportunity to submit a revised document.