Fall 2021 Workshops

Funding Your Graduate Education: Database Search
November 17 
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In this interactive session you will learn how to search and use the comprehensive funding database Pivot as well as other external award databases. 

Funding Your Graduate Education (Fall 2021)PPT

Funding Your Graduate Education as an International Student
Learn how to navigate award databases as an International student and how to create a fellowship and award application submission action plan. 

The Ins and Outs of Proposal Writing
Mike Mitchell, Strategic Initiatives Manager, Office of Research and Development provided guidance and tips on crafting a competitive research proposal.

Ins and Outs of Proposal Writing (Fall 2021)PPT

Crafting a Competitive Personal Statement
Emily Saras, doctoral candidate in Sociology and recipient of multiple awards including Fulbright and the PEO Scholar Award, provided tips on crafting a competitive personal statement from scratch to finish.

Competitive Personal Statement (Fall 2021)PPT

Tips for Creating a Strong Proposal Budget
Michelle Francis, Program Manager, Office of the SouthWest Research Administration will facilitate a workshop on how to create a realistic and strong budget for proposal submission.

Tips for Creating a Proposal Budget(Fall 2021)PPT

Personal Statement for Non-Native English Speakers with the CIES
Dr. Jennifer Grill and Dr. Maria Mendoza (CIES) will cover the vocabulary, phrases, and organizational patterns needed to draft a strong personal statement for fellowship and award applications.

Personal Statement for Non-Native English
Speakers (Fall 2021) Power Point (CIES)


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