Info Session: NSF Graduate Research Funding Program

The NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP) recognizes and supports outstanding graduate students in NSF-supported natural  science, social science, technology, engineering, and mathematics disciplines who are pursuing research-based Master's and Doctoral degrees.

Understand more about what GRFP can support and what resources are available to help with the application process. GRFP Recipients will share their experience and insights and faculty will provide techniques and strategies that could boost the competitiveness of fellowship applications.


  • Dr. Paul Hoyt-O’Connor, Director, Center for Undergraduate Fellowships and Research;
  • Recent Recipients of NSF GRFP;
  • Dr. John Philbeck, Chair of the Department of Psychology and Professor of Cognitive Neuroscience; and
  • Dr. Sandy Kawano, Assistant Professor of Biology