Wednesday, August 30, 2017

NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION GRADUATE RESEARCH FELLOWSHIP INFO SESSIONS

Are you a 1st or 2nd year Ph.D. student in science, engineering, math, or the social/behavioral sciences? Are you a senior or recent alumnus planning graduate studies toward the Ph.D. in those fields? Are you a U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident?

Attend one of our upcoming info sessions to learn about the NSF Graduate Research Fellowship, the largest and one of the most prestigious awards available to support graduate studies toward Ph.D.’s in science, math, engineering, and social/behavioral sciences. The NSF award provides 3 years of support, with an annual stipend of $34,000.

THERE IS STILL TIME TO APPLY - DEADLINES ARE IN LATE OCTOBER!

Current 1st and 2nd year graduate students, undergraduates, and recent alumni are welcome to attend.

NSF Info Sessions:
  • Wednesday, Sept 6 - 5:45 - 7:00 - Plant Sciences 1140
  • Thursday Sept 7 - 5:15 pm - 6:30 - Kim Engineering Building 1110
  • Tuesday Sept 12 - 5:15 pm - 6:30 - Chemical and Nuclear Engineering Building 2110

RSVP to nsfgrfp@umd.edu

Eligibility: You must be a US Citizen or Permanent Resident to apply for the NSF graduate research fellowship, and you must not have earned a masters degree within the last two years.



Deadlines to apply are in late October 2017, for NSF GRFP awards (dates here: http://www.nsfgrfp.org/applicants/important_dates). There is time to prepare a strongly competitive application if you start soon!

Be sure to use this extremely helpful online resource site: http://grfpessayinsights.missouri.edu/

If you are unable to attend a session please email us at: nsfgrfp@umd.edu