1 p.m. Student Union Building, Bergquist Lounge. Liljana Babinkostova, professor in the Department of Mathematics, will host a session on the National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP) and best practices on how to prepare a competitive application.
The GRFP is a prestigious, nationally competitive fellowship offered by the National Science Foundation. It provides three years of financial support for graduate study leading to a master’s or doctoral degree and is intended for students who are in the early stages of their graduate study in the science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) disciplines. Undergraduate students aiming to go to graduate school in a STEM discipline are eligible to apply for this fellowship by their senior year.
All students and faculty are welcome to attend the session; it is free and open to the public.