Information For Graduate School

Resources for Graduate School

Graduate Record Exam (GRE)

"STEM Fellowship Applications and Personal Statements"

This webinar recording features Dr. Joerg Schlatterer with the NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program, and Dr. Brandon Jones, with the EPA fellowship programs. Students can view the webinar recording and associated professional development handouts.

Preparing for Graduate School Resource Toolbox:

This collection of handouts helps students understand the graduate school application process and provides tips and strategies related to finding suitable programs and completing successful applications.

Getting Strong Letters of Recommendation Handout:

This handout helps prepare undergraduate students to get strong letters for their graduate application packages.


Funding for STEM graduate study

NSF Graduate Research Fellowship

National Defense Science and Engineering Graduate Fellowship (NDSEG)

NDEP Science Mathematics And Research for Transformation Scholarship Program (SMART)

NASA Interns Fellows and Scholars

Barry Goldwater Scholarship

Fulbright Open Study/Research Award (Canada/Finland/Indonesia/Netherlands/S. Korea/U.K.)

Funding your STEM Graduate Education" Webinar Recording:

This webinar recording is a great resource for independent study or group discussion. Students can view the webinar recording and associated professional development handouts.

Enhancing your Fellowship Application Handout:

This handout provides tips on preparing successful graduate fellowship applications.

PDF Handout

Special opportunities for underrepresented groups

Underrepresented minorities (including women) targeted program examples--

Sloan Foundation Graduate Scholarships

GEM Fellowship


Research Experience for Undergraduates (REUs)


Additional Resources