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Improvement: The “I” in the NSF DD(R)IG

NSF Doctoral Dissertation (Research) Improvement Grants- DD(R)IGs- are available in various fields of the sciences and social sciences to support dissertation research costs (see our most recent NSF post for fields and links to program pages). While the specific requirements … Continue reading

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NSF Update: Revised Merit Review Information and Upcoming Dissertation Research Grant Deadlines

The National Science Foundation (NSF) funds about 20% of federally-funded (non-medical) science and engineering at U.S. colleges and universities, including several programs to support graduate students and postdoctoral scholars. For programs with deadlines on or after January 14, 2013, NSF … Continue reading

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Submitting an NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Application

The NSF Graduate Research Fellowship (GRF) is one of the most applied-to early graduate study fellowships for students in STEM fields. The 2012 deadlines are 8 pm E.S.T. Nov. 13 through Nov. 19, depending on field of study (for more … Continue reading

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NSF Deadline Extenstion for Proposals Due Oct 31 – Nov 2

The NSF has just announced that proposals originally due on Oct 31 – Nov 2, from areas affected by Hurricane Sandy (including Rutgers University) have been given a one week extension.  You can read the NSF’s fastlane advisory about the … Continue reading

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