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Shaping the Workforce: NSF Graduate Student Support, Text Slide 8 of 13

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Slide Title: Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRF)

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Graduate Research Fellowships support graduate students conducting science, engineering, math, or interdisciplinary research.
We expect to award 1,000 fellowships this cycle.
Each fellowship provides $40,500 annually for 3 years.
Since 1952, NSF has awarded 40,000 GRFs.
More than 20 former graduate research fellows have gone on to win Nobel Prizes.
One of Google’s co-founders, Sergey Brin, received an NSF graduate research fellowship.

Slide Image: photo of an NSF graduate research fellow investigating the guarding behavior of stingless bees

Credit: Courtesy of Margaret Couvillon

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