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NSF GRFP Information Session

Thursday, September 10, 2020
2:00pm – 3:00pm

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Virtual session

The information session will consist of a presentation outlining the details of the application process, including a review of the program solicitation and essay prompts. Date: Thursday, Sept. 10 Time: 2 to 3 p.m. Location: WebEx

Meeting link: https://uconn-cmr.webex.com/uconn-cmr/j.php?MTID=m85616f87aeee6664aa1f62e22014a6f7 Meeting number: 120 402 1639 Meeting password: 2zBvdYpUp58 NSF-GRFP (National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship Program) fellowships are awarded for graduate study in fields supported by the NSF, including the mathematical, physical, biological, behavioral and social sciences; engineering; the history of science and the philosophy of science; and for research-based Master's or PhD programs in science education.

Fellows receive three-years of funding within a five-year fellowship period in the form of an annual stipend of $34,000 along with a $12,000 cost of education allowance for tuition and fees.

Eligibility: must be a U.S. citizen, U.S. national, or permanent resident, intending to pursue a research-based Master’s or PhD in an NSF-supported field, be enrolled in an accredited U.S. graduate institution, and have completed no more than 12-months of full-time graduate study. For more information, please visit http://nsfgrfp.org. If you are student unable to attend the session and have questions about the application process, please contact, Rowena Grainger, STEM Fellowship Advisor at rowena.grainger@uconn.edu.

If you are a department representative of a NSF eligible field and would like to request a presentation for your seniors, 1st and 2nd year graduate students, please contact Rowena Grainger, rowena.grainger@uconn.edu.

Contact:

rowena.grainger@uconn.edu

Office of National Scholarships & Fellowships (primary), College of Liberal Arts and Sciences, Honors Program, Molecular and Cell Biology, Office of Undergraduate Research, Physiology & Neurobiology, UConn Master Calendar

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