Graduate Research Internship Program (GRIP)
Apply to PD 16-7172 in FastLane. (standard Grant Proposal Guide) proposal preparation guidelines apply.)
Important Information for Proposers
A revised version of the NSF Proposal & Award Policies & Procedures Guide (PAPPG) (NSF 16-1), is effective for proposals submitted, or due, on or after January 25, 2016. Please be advised that, depending on the specified due date, the guidelines contained in NSF 16-1 may apply to proposals submitted in response to this funding opportunity.
The new internship initiative described in the GRIP Dear Colleague Letter 16-015 expands opportunities for NSF Graduate Fellows to enhance their professional development by engaging in mission related research experiences with partner agencies across the federal government. GRIP is open only to NSF Graduate Fellows, recipients of the Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP) award.
Research internship opportunities are available through the Partner Agencies listed below in the Related URL section of this webpage. More internship opportunities with additional partner agencies are anticipated in the near future. Please see application details in the Dear Colleague Letter 16-015 and via the individual agency links or emails below.
Census - U.S. Census Bureau
DHS - Department of Homeland Security email
EPA - Environmental Protection Agency
FBI - Federal Bureau of Investigation
NOAA - National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration
ONR - Office of Naval Research
SI - Smithsonian Institution
USGS - U.S. Geological Survey
AOR Certification form for GRIP
GROW and GRIP FAQs
GRFP External Site