Annual NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program Workshop

The Graduate School is holding its annual workshop on Thursday, September 26, 2019 from 10:00-11:30 in the Old Main Chapel.  Workshop speakers will include faculty who have served as GRFP proposal reviewers at NSF, and recent GRFP winners. Note, the GRFP application deadlines start at the third week of October and extend over the next few days depending on the discipline. There is no need to RSVP for this workshop. More information about the NSF GRFP opportunity can be found on the NSF website. For additional questions about the GRFP itself, talk to your advisor or contact NSF at (866) 673-4737 or e-mail

Upcoming NSF workshops (discipline specific)

Institute of Behavioral Science (IBS) NSF Graduate Research Fellowship workshops for social and behavioral sciences applicants. IBS affiliation is not needed.
IBS, 1440 15th Street, 8-9 a.m., Sept. 3, Sept. 17, Oct. 1, and Oct. 15.

The sessions will provide a general overview of the GRFP program, workshopping on proposals, and mentorship from past recipients.  Bagels will be provided.  No registration is needed for the first meeting. However, if you are interested in attending the workshop series but can't make the first meeting, please email Dan Simon ( to indicate your interest in attending future meetings, and so that we can set you up with a graduate student mentor. See the attached flyer for additional information and please don't hesitate to contact us if you have any questions.

NSF GRFP Workshop for Engineering Applicants
Tuesday, Sept. 18, 4 to 5:30 p.m., Clark Conference Room in the Dean’s Office, Enginnering