NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program
GRFP Application Period Now Open
The NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP) application period is now open! NSF is soliciting applications for the GRFP until the posted deadlines in early November 2013. Since 1952, GRFP has provided Fellowships to individuals selected early in their graduate careers based on their demonstrated potential for significant achievements in science and engineering. Three years of support is provided by the program for graduate study that is in a field within NSF's mission and leads to a research-based master's or doctoral degree. The NSF expects to award 2,700 Graduate Research Fellowships under this program solicitation pending availability of funds.
The Graduate Research Fellowship Operations Center is responsible for processing applications and responding to requests for information. General inquiries regarding the Graduate Research Fellowship Program should be made to:
Graduate Research Fellowship Operations Center, telephone: 866-NSF-GRFP, 866-673-4737 (toll-free from the US and Canada) or 202-331-3542 (international). email: firstname.lastname@example.org
The purpose of the NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP) is to help ensure the vitality and diversity of the scientific and engineering workforce of the United States. The program recognizes and supports outstanding graduate students who are pursuing research-based master's and doctoral degrees in fields within NSF's mission. The GRFP provides three years of support for the graduate education of individuals who have demonstrated their potential for significant achievements in science and engineering research.
This program provides educational opportunities for
Individuals interested in applying for funding should see the program guidelines above.
• FAQs for Applicants
• FAQs for Reference Writers
• FAQs if you are already a Graduate Research Fellow
Administrative Guide for Fellows and Coordinating Officials
FAQs on Administrative Guide for Fellows and Coordinating Officials
• Official NSF web site describing the GRF Program
• Non-NSF website with comprehensive information on how to apply, eligibility, phone numbers and email addresses
• FAQs for Coordinating Officials
• List of Fellows and Honorable Mentions
Graduate Research Opportunities Worldwide (GROW)
THIS PROGRAM IS PART OF
Additional Funding Opportunities for the CNS Community
Opportunities that Highlight International Collaboration
What Has Been Funded (Recent Awards Made Through This Program, with Abstracts)
Map of Recent Awards Made Through This Program