Writing the NSF GRFP "Graduate Research Plan" Workshop
Tuesday, September 30, 2014
3:00 PM-4:00 PM
Applying for the National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship Program? Attend one of our two types of application workshop!
This particular workshop will focus on writing the NSF GRFP Graduate Research Statement. The statement is where you outline a plan for future research and demonstrate that you can conceive and undertake original research that will advance knowledge in your field and have broader impacts for society. This workshop will review what to address, how to get started, and will go over revision strategies.
About NSF - GRFP
The NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program is a prestigious award that supports research-oriented students in a wide range of STEM and social science fields during their first three years of graduate school. The award includes a $32,000 stipend plus a $12,000 Cost of Education Allowance.
To be eligible, applicants must be either rising seniors or 1st year or 2nd year graduate students, plan on a PhD/research-oriented career, and be US Citizens or Permanent Residents. Eligible fields of study are: Chemistry, Computer and Information Science and Engineering, Engineering, Geosciences, Life Sciences, Materials Research, Mathematical Sciences, Physics and Astronomy, Psychology, Social Sciences, STEM Education and Learning Research.