The NSF GRFP recognizes and supports outstanding graduate students in STEM disciplines who are pursuing research-based graduate degrees. As the oldest graduate fellowship of its kind, the GRFP has a long history of selecting recipients who achieve high levels of success in their future academic and professional careers. The reputation associated with the GRFP follows recipients for years to come and often assists them in becoming life-long leaders that contribute significantly both to scientific innovation and teaching. Meet our NSF GRFP and other esteemed scholarship recipients below.