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:  

Spring 2019 Activity Date Range: Wednesday, January 2, 2019 - Sunday, May 19, 2019
  • Application Deadline – Thursday, February 14, 2019 by 11:59 pm.  The application is now live on the GSS Canvas site under "Modules"

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