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Navigating the GradFund Website

Graduate students at Rutgers have the option of consulting GradFund for advice on external funding, and their first interaction with GradFund will likely be on our website. The GradFund website offers a wealth of resources, but it can sometimes be difficult to focus...

Getting the Most out of GradFund’s Website

Last Summer, GradFund rolled out its new website. Some of the site's most exciting features include resource pages and a chat function. Continue reading this post to see how you can get the most out of our website. Learn No matter what stage of study you are,...

Approaching the NSF GRF: Considerations and Recommendations

The National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship (NSF GRF) is an excellent opportunity for all early-career graduate students in STEM fields, including the social sciences. This prestigious fellowship offers a three-year annual stipend of $34,000 along...

Featured Funder: Garden Club of America

 Our Featured Funders series is designed to help you learn about important funders that support graduate research and education.  The Garden Club of America offers 28 merit-based fellowships and grants to support graduate work in 12 different areas ranging from...

Featured Fellowship: ACOR-CAORC Fellowships

  Featured Fellowships are important graduate awards that you may not know about but should.  The ACOR-CAORC graduate fellowships will provide support to students who are working on Near Eastern Studies topics.  You can learn more about the fellowship here.  The...

Tips for International Students (Roundup Post)

If you are an international student, one of the questions that you may have is: "Are there funding opportunities available for me?" The answer is a resounding yes! Although there are fewer options available, it is possible to secure external support as an...

Postdocs, Put Your Plans Into Writing!

As a postdoc, setting aside adequate time to work on fellowship and grant applications is always a challenge, but there is at least one proven action that can help you stay on track with accomplishing your goals: put your plans into writing. In the draft report,...

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