You will need to do sufficient preliminary reading/research in the area of your interest
Think about the issues involved and provide more than a broad description of your research topic
Your proposal is not a fixed blueprint. Your first research results may alter your research plan and you can record this in your progress reports
** There is no fixed formula for writing a proposal**
YOUR challenge is to convince members of the research community that you
Consult your advisor on length, layout (typeface, line spacing, font, etc.), format, as well as a table of contents and page numbers.