How to apply for Federal Grants

September 16, 2016

Federal STEM Graduate Seminar Series -- How to Successfully Apply for Federal Fellowships

A virtual information session on applying for federal fellowships was held on Wednesday, August 24, 2016.  Here is a pdf from this presentation:  howtoapplyforfederalfellowships.pdf

During the presentation, the panelists, who represent several different agencies, shared tips and advice on how to successfully apply for federal fellowships and traineeships.

The panelists included:

•       Pamela Hudson-Veenbaas, Smithsonian Institution (SI)

•       Carolyn Knowles, National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)

•       Kay Lund, National Institutes of Health (NIH)

•       Gisele Muller-Parker, National Science Foundation (NSF)

Fellowships discussed included:

•       SI: Smithsonian Institution Fellowship Program

•       NASA: NASA Aeronautics Scholarship and Advanced STEM Training and Research Fellowship (AS & ASTAR)

•       NIH: NRSA Individual Predoctoral Fellowships (F30 & F31); NRSA Individual Postdoctoral Fellowships (F32) 

•       NSF: NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP)

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