Individual funding bodies have differing criteria for research funding applications. Yet most criteria are designed to achieve the impacts that globally defined by United Nation as, SDG (Sustainable Development Goals). In this workshop, participants are guided by the storyboard of Big Why-WhyWhat to design their research. Primary focus is helping the researchers to sharpen their objectives that well aligned to the agenda of the funders. Other aspects of the application include: multidisciplinary collaboration, timeline & milestones, realistic budget, and the novelty, will be discussed in supporting the objectives.