Graduate Student Scholars | NSF Graduate Research Fellowship: Application Strategies (Four Sessions)

Event date/time: 

Thursday, August 30, 2018 - 12:00pm to 5:15pm
Thursday, September 6, 2018 - 11:30am to 12:45pm
Friday, September 7, 2018 - 10:00am to 11:15am
Wednesday, September 12, 2018 - 2:30pm to 3:45pm
Various Locations - See below

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 (https://www.nsfgrfp.org/). Pre-registration is required and refreshments will be served. Register now for one of four sessions in August and September. 

REGISTER NOW FOR ANY ONE OF FOUR SESSION

  • Session 1 | Thursday, August 30 | 12 - 1:14 pm | Life Sciences Laboratories S330
  • Session 2 | Thursday, September 6 | 11:30 am - 12:45 pm | Campus Center 165-09
  • Session 3 | Friday, September 7 | 10 - 11:14 am | Campus Center 165-09
  • Session 4 | Wednesday, September 12 | 2:30 - 3:45 pm | Life Sciences Laboratories S330

Co-sponsored by ISSR and the Graduate School Office of Professional Development.