Practical Guidance and Resources



     Equity and Justice

1. Reflexivity

2. Shared research interests and priorities

3. Funding opportunities and grant applications

4. Research Implementation

Online management tools:

  • ProofHub – Best for project management & collaboration
  • Wrike – Best for complex projects
  • ClickUp -Best for versatility
  • Basecamp – Best for simple collaboration
  • Trello – Best for visual organization.
  • ProProfs – Best for team collaboration
  • GanttPro -Best for timeline planning
  • – Best for automation
  • Teamwork – Best for task management
  • Jira – Best for software development
  • Airtable – Best for database management

5. Research updates and dissemination

6. Post research

Project Sustainability

Capacity Building


  • Sample ACP award budget (note: this redacted budget comes from an application for the DC CFAR’s Academic Community Partnership pilot award program)