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NSF STEM Education and Learning Research Graduate Fellowships (GRFP)


The 2016 NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program Solicitation has been published. All prospective applicants should review the 2015 Solicitation for important information about eligibility and supported fields of study, application preparation and submission instructions, and the merit review criteria.

Please encourage senior undergraduates and graduate students with less than 12 months of full-time graduate study (see application guidelines) interested in pursuing a STEM education research graduate degree to apply to the NSF GRFP. The deadline for applications in STEM education and learning is October 29, 2015.

The GRFP website for applicants and reference writers:

The GRFP provides Fellowships to individuals early in their graduate careers based on their potential for significant achievements in science and engineering – including STEM education research! Three years of support is provided for graduate study that leads to a research-based master’s or doctoral degree. The NSF expects to award 2,000 Graduate Research Fellowships pending availability of funds.