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Using GradFund Over the Course of Your Graduate Study

The project I proposed during GradFund’s Summer Mentoring Program in 2009 is not exactly the dissertation I’ll be defending this summer, but it— and the work I continued to do with GradFund over the next six years— shaped that dissertation … Continue reading

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Meet Dr. Catherine Carter With SSRC

Hello everyone! This is Ke (or Coco, if you prefer double syllables :-)) from Guangzhou. I am writing my second post introducing you to my imaginary funder— Dr. Catherine Cater with SSRC.

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Getting to Know Your Funder: Fulbright IIE

Hi everyone! Well, this is blog post number two and I’m in the midst of researching the application process for the Fulbright IIE. Let me tell you, this research endeavor is made significantly more challenging by rolling blackouts and unexpected … Continue reading

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Finding My Way…and Writing About It

Hello everyone! I apologize for my tardiness. My name is Kayla Crawley, and I am a first year in the sociology PhD program at Rutgers. I wish I could say it is not symbolic of the sheer chaos that was my … Continue reading

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Using the Summer to Develop Competitive Fellowship and Grant Applications

Having finally thawed out from a long winter, it is hard to believe that summer is around the corner. Indeed, for many graduate students, the summer break presents an optimal moment to develop grant and fellowship applications. The majority of … Continue reading

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Summer 2013 GradFund Graduate Funding Mentoring Program

Are you a Rutgers graduate student interested in applying for external funding to support graduate and postdoctoral study? Apply to participate in the 2013 GradFund Graduate Funding Mentoring Program (GFMP) this summer! The 2013 GradFund GFMP will help you develop your grantsmanship … Continue reading

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Summer, Structure and the Road to Success

“I know I should apply for a research fellowship but I just don’t have time…”  This is something we frequently hear at GradFund. Indeed, finding time to fit in working on a funding application while taking classes, developing a research … Continue reading

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GradFund Summer Mentoring Programs

Use your summer to work on fellowship and grant applications and learn how to integrate the process of applying for funding into your scholarly career! The GradFund Summer Mentoring Programs are structured, writing-intensive and supportive environments for the development, review, and critique … Continue reading

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Upcoming Events and Information for the Spring Semester 2012

Grad Fund, the Resource Center for Graduate Student External Support –Upcoming Events and Information for the Spring Semester 2012 1. GradFund Workshops  Read below for more information!  Many different options to choose from: Applying for Grants and Fellowships throughout your Graduate Career—March … Continue reading

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