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Feedback from Multiple Sources

Revision is the hardest part of the proposal writing process for some people. The prospect of learning how to manage feedback from multiple sources and combine them into a coherent next draft can be daunting. Figuring out how to weigh … Continue reading

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Engaging with Program Officers

When we held the GradFund Fall Conference in September, one of the most popular panels featured program officers from a variety of foundations who shared advice and insights from the program officer’s perspective. The most agreed upon advice? Contact the … Continue reading

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The Final Edit

In the wake of Sandy, GradFund sends our best wishes to everyone affected by the storm and its aftermath. We know that many of you have looming deadlines, and that you may have lost a week or more of time … 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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Hurricane Sandy and Funding Application Deadlines

I hope that all of you have fared well through the hurricane. I know that many of you have no electricity, phone service or internet at home, and may have difficulty getting around in a state with limited gasoline and … Continue reading

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