Writing the NSF GRFP “Graduate Research Statement” Workshops

10 to 11 a.m., Location TBA, October 21, 2013 — NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP) - Fall 2013

The NSF GRFP is a generous and 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, with 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, and be US Citizens or Permanent Residents. Eligible fields of study are: Chemistry, Computer and Information Science and Engineering, Engineering, Geosciences, Life Sciences, Material Research, Mathematical Sciences, Physics and Astronomy, Psychology, Social Sciences, STEM Education and Learning Research.

National deadlines are Nov 4-8, depending on field of study. More details at

Learn more at this information session. This workshop will review what to address in the Graduate Research Statement, how to get started, and revision strategies.