Graduate Student Scholars | NSF Graduate Research Fellowship: Application Strategies

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Wednesday, August 30, 2017 - 12:00pm to 1:30pm
917 Campus Center

A three year award that provides an annual stipend of $34,000, the NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP) is one of the most prestigious awards for early-career STEM and social science graduate students. Our panel will share tips for crafting compelling proposals, offer insight on what reviewers look for, and outline UMASS resources to help you prepare your application. Eligibility information for the GRFP may be found on the program’s website ( A pizza lunch is provided on Sept. 7th. Pre-registration is required. 


Co-sponsored by ISSR, the Graduate School Office of Professional Development and the Office of National Scholarship Advisement.