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Programs and resources for prospective and current STEM graduate students -- including funding opportunities and professional development programs and resources.

STEM Graduate Programs and Fellowships



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Watch a videos of webinars on a variety of professional development topics.

  • Funding your STEM Graduate Education
  • Featuring tips and advice from recent graduates who successfully funded their own education, this webinar discusses all the different types of funding options — from teach assistantships (T.A.) and research assistantships (R.A.) to fellowships. Produced in collaboration with COSEE-OS.

  • Funding your Graduate Education in the Ocean Sciences
  • IBP collaborated with COSEE-OS on this webinar, which featured two guest speakers who outlined resources for graduate students pursuing Ocean Sciences

  • STEM Fellowship Applications and Personal Statements
  • This webinar covers the typical components of STEM graduate fellowship applications and provides tips on acquiring strong letters of recommendation and writing research statements and personal statements. It also includes information on fellowship review criteria and the mechanics of review panels.

  • Making the Most of Your STEM Graduate Program
  • The Institute for Broadening Participation collaborated with COSEE-OS on this webinar with the goal of sharing information on strategies to have a sucessful graduate experience. Topics covered include cultivating your mentor network, creating an individual career development plan, and preparing for careers in academia and industry.

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