Funding Options

Funding Opportunities for Graduate Students

The Graduate Student Senate sponsors the GSS Funding for Professional Development designed to assist graduate students with the expenses associated with attending conferences, seminars, tours, research trips, career fairs, and similar professional development experiences. FPD may also be used to fund accredited professional memberships. Complete guidelines and description of the FPD process can be found here.

FPD Request Dates and Deadlines:  

Fall 2018 Activity Date Range: Monday, August 27, 2018 - Tuesday, January 1, 2019
  • Application Deadline – Monday, September 24, 2018 by 11:59 pm.  The application is now live here!

Other information on funding sources, scholarships, and grants can be found at the following links: