GFIS Workshops

Spring 2016 Workshops

“Finding Graduate Funding,” Tuesday, April 12th, 12:30-1:30, Research Commons, Red C

The first in a two-day workshop series, this Graduate Funding Information Service (GFIS) event will introduce UW graduate students (current and admitted) to the graduate funding landscape. The workshop provides an overview of timelines, databases, and strategies for finding fellowships, scholarships, grants, and awards to support graduate education, research, and travel. No RSVP necessary. Attendance at the second workshop in the series — “Crafting a Strong Application for Graduate Funding” — is recommended, but not required. This event will also be livestreamed. If you can’t attend in person, join online at http://uofw.adobeconnect.com/gfis/.

“Crafting a Strong Application for Graduate Funding,” Wednesday, April 13th, 12:30-1:30, Research Commons, Red C

The second in a two-day workshop series, this event will introduce UW graduate students to the components of a quality funding application and strategies for creating one. Moderated by the Graduate Funding Information Service (GFIS) Manager, the workshop will include presentations by representatives from the UW Libraries and Office of Fellowships, in addition to a panel discussion with current students and faculty. No RSVP necessary. Attendance at the first workshop in the series — “Finding Graduate Funding” — is recommended, but not required. Refreshments will be provided, courtesy of Core Programs. This event will also be livestreamed. If you can’t attend in person, join online at http://uofw.adobeconnect.com/gfis/.

Looking for help now?
Click here to watch a recording of a January 2016 graduate funding webinar.


GFIS is happy to provide departmental workshops and presentations for graduate programs at UW. If you’d like to discuss a workshop idea you have, or just want GFIS to come speak to students in your department, please send us an email at gfis at uw dot edu.