Tag Archives: Personal Statement

Crafting Your Personal Statement (Throwback Thursday)

Series note:  The following post is part of the GradFund Throwback Thursday blog series.  Each week we will repost one of our most popular blog posts from years past. If you are interested in learning more about research grants and fellowships to … Continue reading

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Broader Impact Sets You Apart

As one of the members of the review committee for the NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program, choosing the right candidates is a difficult one. Many engineering candidates are more than qualified to the receive the fellowship. However, there is one … Continue reading

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Personal Statements: Crafting Your Intellectual Biography

Fellowships and scholarships are structured as financial investments in an individual scholar, rather than a specific research project or scholarly endeavor. As such, applications for these types of awards often require a personal statement or personal essay of some sort … Continue reading

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