NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Seminars-Graduate Education - Carnegie Mellon University

National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship Seminars

The Office of the Assistant Vice Provost for Graduate Education will be hosting a series of seminars to help students understand, prepare for, and write for the NSF Graduate Research Fellowship application process. Some materials will be provided below following the seminars.

NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Application Process

Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP): Program Solicitation

NSF GRFP Information Sessions

Dr Susan Finger, Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering and Institute for Complex Engineered Systems

This presentation will focus on the overall Graduate Research Fellowship Program Application, covering all elements including but not limited to the general information, eligibility, summary of essay requirements, faculty recommendations and support for the submission of the application.

September 20, 2013
12:00-1:30 p.m., Cathedral of Learning 324, University of Pittsburgh
NSF Information Session

September 20, 2013
3:30-5 p.m., McConomy Auditorium, UC
NSF Information Session

September 23, 2013
3:30-5 p.m., Newell Simon Hall, Room 1305
NSF Information Session

NSF GRFP Writing Support Seminars

Professor Julia Deems, Assistant Teaching Professor, Business Management Communication, Tepper School of Business

This presentation will focus on writing the essays that are required for the NSF Graduate Research Fellowship applications.  Note that the essay requirements are different this year from past solicitations so if you submitted an application in the past you will need to revise your essays.

September 24, 2013
4:30-6 p.m., McConomy Auditorium, UC
NSF Writing Seminar

September 30, 2013
11:30 a.m.-1 p.m., Rangos 1, UC
NSF Writing Seminar