Summer 2017 Funding Workshops

 

NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program

For U.S. individuals intending to pursue research-based graduate studies in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM). 

The Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP) is a prestigious, nationally competitive fellowship offered by the National Science Foundation. The NSF Graduate Research Fellowships are awarded to individuals in the early stages of their graduate study. Fellows are free to use their Fellowship at any university, college, or non-profit academic institution of higher education accredited in, and having a campus located in, the United States, its territories, or possessions, or the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico that grants a graduate degree in STEM fields.

FELLOWSHIP BENEFITS

  • Five year fellowship period with three years of financial support
  • Annual stipend of $34,000
  • Cost of Education allowance of $12,000 to the institution
  • Professional development opportunities (GRIP and GROW)
  • XSEDE supercomputer access for Fellows and honorable mentions
  • No service requirement
  • Access to supplemental funding to sustain research while on medical deferral (e.g. maternity/paternity leave)

For more information about the GRFP, visit: https://www.nsfgrfp.org/

 

NSF GRFP Information Sessions

Date: Tuesday, July 18, 2017
Time: 4:00 - 5:00 PM
Location: Auditorium, UW-Madison Biotechnology Center

This session will be facilitated by Dr. Andrew Greenberg who has served as a reviewer for the NSF GRFP competition. Dr. Greenberg will provide an overview of the application process and will share tips on how to make your application more successful.

Follow this link to register: NSF GRFP Summer 2017 Information Session

 

Date: Tuesday, August 22, 2017
Time: 4:00 - 5:00 PM
Location: Auditorium, UW-Madison Biotechnology Center

This session will be facilitated by Professor Benjamin Marquez who has served as a reviewer for the NSF GRFP competition. Professor Marquez will provide an overview of the application process and will share tips on how to make your application more successful.

Follow this link to register: NSF GRFP Information Session August 2017

 

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