Expert Research Proposal Editing Services

With something this important to your future, finding the right research proposal editing service is critical. You can pay more—you might even be able to pay less—but you won't find a more qualified staff of research proposal editors than at DLA.

The DLA Difference

From the academic quality of your writing to style guide adherence, spelling and punctuation, we know what it means to get every detail right—and what it takes to help get your research proposal ready for submission.

Master's- and PhD-Level Editors

Our research proposal editors are professional master's- and PhD-level editors who:

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Possess 50+ years' combined editing experience

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Bear a broad range of subject-matter expertise

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Will help get your research proposal ready to present—the first time

Style Guide Experts

We guarantee our editing of your research proposal will adhere to the stated requirements of any of the following style guides:

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APA

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Chicago

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MLA

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Turabian

Certified Editing

Need a letter certifying your research proposal has been professionally edited? Mention your request when submitting your research proposal for editing, and we will provide it to you at no additional charge.

Our Services

Research Proposal Editing & Feedback

This exceptionally valuable service sets us apart. It includes all Research Proposal Editing and Research Proposal Proofreading services and adds detailed, objective feedback on issues that impact the success of your research proposal.

We provide in-line comments and an overall document analysis that address:

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Underdevelopment

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Reasons for Our Suggestions

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Points of Confusion

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Overall Strengths

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Missing Information

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Overall Weaknesses

Research Proposal Editing

This service includes all Research Proposal Proofreading. With it, we will also make or indicate the specific corrections to be made relating to:

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Adherence to APA, Chicago, MLA or Turabian Styles*

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Consistency and Clarity of Style, Tone, Ideas and Concepts

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Advanced Word Choice (Connotation and Rhythm)

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Unnecessary Repetition/Redundancy

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Sentence Structure (Including Fragments and Run-ons)

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Passive Voice

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Academic Style and Tone

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Conciseness

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Flow and Transitions

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Plagiarism

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Overall Structure

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Paragraph Structure

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Effective Use of Modifiers

* When a style guide is specified, it also includes identifying corrections to be made to:

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Formatting of Headings and Page Headers

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Formatting of Tables, Charts and Figures

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Page Layout (e.g., Margins and Orientation)

Research Proposal Proofreading

With this service, we identify and correct mistakes in basic English usage. It covers:

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Punctuation

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Singular vs Plural

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Grammar

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Subject-Verb Agreement

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Typographical Errors

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Pronoun-Antecedent Agreement

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Verb Tense

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Basic Word Choice (Denotation)

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Spelling Errors (Non-Industry Specific)

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Get to Know Us!

We are a team of dedicated, in-house editors with 50+ years' combined experience.

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Sample of Our Work

APA Editing Sample
Graduate Paper with APA Style

MLA Editing Sample
Graduate Paper with MLA Style

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Feedback We've Received

"Thank you for the great service you have given to this returning student. Trying to juggle a career, family and school is a lot, but you have helped to take the stress away from writing papers in the APA style."

Rusty M., Dallas, TX

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