Subject: NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION GRADUATE FELLOWSHIP INFORMATION
NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION GRADUATE FELLOWSHIP INFORMATION SESSIONS
ARE YOU PLANNING GRADUATE STUDIES TOWARD A PH.D. IN SCIENCE, MATH,
ENGINEERING, OR SOCIAL/BEHAVIORAL SCIENCES FIELDS?
The NSF Graduate Research Fellowship is 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 science fields. The NSF
award provides 3 years of support, with an annual stipend of $34,000. You can
learn more about the NSF award at www.nsfgrfp.org
86 MARYLAND SENIORS AND RECENT ALUMNI HAVE WON NSF GRADUATE FELLOWSHIPS IN
THE PAST 3 YEARS!
IMPORTANT: There are significant eligibility changes for fall 2016 – learn
about these by attending one of the newly scheduled National Scholarships
Office information sessions listed below. It will help you use your summer to
begin developing a highly effective NSF graduate fellowship application.
Current undergraduates, current or entering graduate students, recent alumni
and summer researchers are welcome to attend.
NSF Info Sessions:
Tuesday, July 12 from 4 pm to 5 pm – Plant Sciences Room 1119
Wednesday, July 13 from 4 pm to 5 pm – Plant Sciences Room 1130 (note
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Eligibility: You must be a US citizen or Permanent Resident to apply for the
NSF graduate research fellowship.
Deadlines to apply will be in late October 2016, for NSF GRFP awards.
Planning early give you your best chance of success!
If you are unable to attend either session please email us at:
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Francis DuVinage, Ph.D.
Director, National Scholarships Office and Maryland Center for Undergraduate
2403 Marie Mount Hall
University of Maryland
College Park, MD 20742
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Phone: (301) 314-9458
Fax: (301) 314-0085
Contact Person: Francis DuVinage
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