National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship Program (NSF GRFP) - UW Information Session

National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship Program (NSF GRFP) - UW Information Session

Attend this session, then stay for the Graduate School Fair! 12:00-3:00pm, MGH Commons, hosted by the UW McNair Program

NSF GRFP Program Manager Christopher Carr will be at UW to provide students with information about this graduate funding opportunity. NSF's GRFP is one of the premier opportunities to fund your graduate study!  It provides 3 years of funding that you can use in a 5 year time frame.  This includes a $32,000 annual stipend and tuition. Fellowships are open to US citizens or permanent residents who intend to pursue a research-based Master's or PhD program in one of the supported fields. Current juniors, seniors, and grad students who have not yet completed more than twelve months of full-time graduate study may be eligible to apply this year for 2016-17 awards.

Supported fields include (note, this is not an exhaustive list):

  • Social Sciences (Anthropology, Communication, Economics, Geography, International Relations, Linguistics, Political Science, Sociology, Urban Planning, etc.
  • STEM Education
  • Psychology
  • Chemistry
  • Computer Science & Engineering
  • Engineering
  • Geosciences
  • Life Sciences
  • Math
  • Physics & Astronomy

 

Join us for this session, and for the Graduate School Fair in Mary Gates Hall next Thursday to learn more!