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Phillip Maffetone.

From left to right: Elizabeth Colucci, Philip Maffetone (2013 Barry M. Goldwater and 2014 Brish Marshall recipient), Joseph Gardella, PhD and Mark Swihart, PhD.

Attending a workshop is the best first step in discovering awards that work for you. We ask that you attend a workshop prior to meeting with our advisors.

Virtual Fellowships and Scholarships 101 Workshop Series

Join us for our live Fellowships and Scholarships 101 workshop series. These workshops are open to undergraduate and graduate students.

Fall workshops will be held Aug. 31 through Dec. 8, 2021 on the following days: Tuesdays, 12 p.m. and Wednesdays, 1 p.m. 

Fellowships and Scholarships 101 Pre-Recorded Video Series

Cant wait to attend our live workshops? Watch our four-part Fellowships and Scholarships 101 pre-recorded video series below.

Strategies for Becoming a More Competitive Applicant

Virtual Fellowships and Scholarships Boot Camp for PhD Students

Want to learn about funding opportunities for graduate-level work, research or dissertation funding? This boot camp explains how to apply for funding, what review panels are looking for and it will help you prepare competitive applications. 

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Virtual Fulbright Application Development Workshops

In this three-part virtual workshop series you will learn more about the Fulbright Student Grant for Graduate Study, country selection, affiliates and how to develop a strong proposal. This program is for rising seniors and graduate students.

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Virtual Fulbright Scholars Panel

Have you ever considered teaching, researching or earning a graduate degree abroad? The Fulbright Program offers opportunities in more than 140 countries to recent graduates and graduate students.

Hear personal stories from some of UB's previous Fulbright recipients, learn more about the possibilities of Fulbright and what it takes to be a Fulbright scholar.

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Virtual NSF GRFP Workshop Series

In this workshop series you will learn about review criteria for the National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship Program (NSF GRFP) and other awards, what the review panels are looking for and how to write a strong research proposal. This program is for first-year PhD students and rising seniors.

Registration is required. Participants should attend all four workshops. If you cannot attend the live workshops, you can register to receive recordings.

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Additional Pre-Recorded Workshops