Welcome to www.nsfgrfp.org
The National Science Foundation's Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP) helps ensure the vitality of the human resource base of science and engineering in the United States and reinforces its diversity. The program recognizes and supports outstanding graduate students in NSF-supported science, technology, engineering, and mathematics disciplines who are pursuing research-based master's and doctoral degrees at accredited US institutions. The NSF welcomes applications from all qualified students and strongly encourages under-represented populations, including women, under-represented racial and ethnic minorities, and persons with disabilities, to apply for this fellowship.
The 2014 NSF GRFP Program Solicitation has been posted. The Program Solicitation contains the official guidelines for the 2014 GRFP competition. All prospective applicants are strongly encouraged to review it before applying.
All deadlines are at 8:00 p.m. Eastern Standard Time.
November 04, 2013
November 05, 2013
November 07, 2013
November 08, 2013
November 18, 2013: Reference letter deadline
2012 marks the 60th anniversary of the NSF GRFP!
Please visit the NSF website and special 60th anniversary web page for information about the history of the program, profiles of past awardees, the winners of the 60th Anniversary Video Contest, the history of the program, and many other aspects of the GRFP.
http://www.nsf.gov/grfp - Official program announcement and information, information for awarded fellows, FAQ guides, and information for coordinating officials
http://www.fastlane.nsf.gov/grfp/ - Application submission & award announcements
http://www.nsfgrfp.org (this site) - Unofficial program information, applicant assistance & resources, outreach-related issues, panelist registration & information, and applicant ratings sheet review
Current GRFP Administrative Guide (NSF 13-085) - Guide for the administration of GRFP awards, including Fellow responsibilities, Fellowship administration, terms and conditions, and procedures.
FAQs for the new Administrative Guide (NSF 13-084) - Frequently Asked Questions pertaining to the current GRFP Administrative Guide
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