Graduate Student Association

Graduate Studies Assistantship/Fellowship Competition

Deadlines for the UNMC Assistantship/Fellowship competition (2018-2019 academic year) are rapidly approaching.  Attached are the necessary documents for new and renewal applications, as well as instructions including scoring criteria. This information can also be found on the website (https://www.unmc.edu/gradstudies/current/funding-options/assistantship-fellowship.html).  Deadline information is summarized below. New Proposals – ·Deadline 11:59 PM on FEBRUARY 1, 2018:  The Letter of Intent, the Project Funding Affirmation (which must be… Continue Reading

Purdue Pharma Fellowships

The Purdue Pharma Scholars Award Program fosters graduate training pharmaceutical sciences and neurosciences, offering one year of stipend support at the IGPBS level ($26,500) and a scholarship of up to $10,000 as well as opportunities to interact with Purdue Pharma researchers. The deadline to apply for this award is October 18. You can find more information, including eligibility requirements and application instructions, here.

Grant Opportunity – Doctoral Dissertation Improvement

The National Science Foundation is awarding grants to doctoral students to improve the quality of their dissertation research through funding for items not normally available through the student’s university. This grant is available to both international and domestic students enrolled in a U.S. academic institution and must be submitted by the dissertation adviser on behalf of the student. Supporting programs include: Division of Behavioral and Cognitive… Continue Reading