Office of Graduate Student External Grants and Fellowships | GradFund

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Individual Consultations

We are available to work with you one-on-one to help you learn how to use GradFund tools and resources, develop an individual funding plan, receive feedback on application materials and workshop your application essays. We are in the process of transitioning to a new meeting booking platform.  Click here to learn more about the platform and how to schedule an appointment.

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Mentoring Programs

Offered each summer, our hybrid mentoring programs are designed to provide you with guidance and structure as you learn key grantsmanship skills that you will use throughout your research career. Our goal is to help you develop a competitive application that you can submit for review during the fall application season.  Learn more here.

Workshops and Presentations

We offer a large selection of workshops and presentations to School of Graduate Studies programs and student groups throughout the year.

Fall 2018 Workshop Schedule

SSRC IDRF Program Officer Visit - October 18th

Program: SSRC International Dissertation Field Research Information Session

Location: Cap and Skull Room, College Ave Student Center

Time:1:30pm – 2:30pm

Date: Thursday, October 18, 2018 at 1:30pm

Join SSRC IDRF Program Program Director Dr. Daniella Sarnoff to learn more about the International Dissertation Field Research Fellowship how you can craft a competitive application.

The Mellon International Dissertation Research Fellowship (IDRF) offers nine to twelve months of support to graduate students in the humanities and humanistic social sciences who are enrolled in PhD programs in the United States and conducting dissertation research on non-US topics. Seventy fellowships are awarded annually. Fellowship amounts vary depending on the research plan, with a per-fellowship average of $22,000. The fellowship includes participation in an SSRC-funded interdisciplinary workshop upon the completion of IDRF-funded research.

To learn more about the program visit the SSRC IDRF program page.

Registration is requested.