Fall 2021 Workshops
Funding Your Graduate Education: Database Search
October 7 | November 3 | November 17 | November 30
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 as an International Student
September 15 | 10:30 – 11:30 AM | Register here
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.
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.
Tips for Creating a Strong Proposal Budget
September 30 | 1-2:30 PM | Register here
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.
Personal Statement for Non-Native English Speakers with the CIES
October 25 | 12PM-1:30 PM | Register here
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.