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Wednesday, August 16, 2017 - 8:30am
Classroom Building

This workshop will be held on Wednesday, August 16  from 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. in the Classroom Building on the Stillwater campus. This event is specifically to help Graduate Teaching Assistants.

You are welcome and encouraged to attend the GTA Orientation sessions even if you don't have a GTA assignment this semester or have yet to complete your English proficiency qualifications to be assigned as a GTA. The GTA Orientation will provide you with valuable training whether as a GTA or for other opportunities that you may have in the future.

Schedule of Events:


Tuesday, September 12, 2017 - 5:15pm
September 12 – 05:15 PM to 06:00 PM – 301 CLB
September 13 – 05:15 PM to 06:00 PM – 301 CLB
September 27 – 12:15 PM to 01:00 PM – 230 HSCI
September 28 – 02:00 PM to 02:45 PM – 101 MSCS
Tuesday, September 19, 2017 - 5:00pm
108 NRC

NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP) 2017 Application Workshop

This competitive program provides $138,000 in Federal support for your graduate education.

Dr. Sheryl Tucker (Vice Provost, Dean of the Graduate College, former NSF GRFP Program Director and former Fellow) will hold a workshop on how to submit an application to the GRFP on Tuesday, September 19 at 5:00 in 108 NRC.

Who should attend?  Undergraduates who are United States citizens, nationals or permanent residents nearing graduation; and, first-year and first-semester, second-year graduate students interested in or currently pursuing a graduate degree in one of the NSF-supported fields:  Chemistry; Computer and Information Sciences & Engineering; Engineering; Geosciences; Life Sciences; Materials Research;  Mathematical Sciences; Physics & Astronomy;  Psychology; Social  Sciences;  Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) Education and Learning Research.

The National Science Foundation's Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP) supports outstanding graduate students in NSF-supported science, technology, engineering, and mathematics disciplines who are pursuing research-based master's and doctoral degrees at accredited US institutions.

Please click here to Register for the workshop today:

Student Travel Award for Submission of a National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellowship Program Proposal

Enrolled OSU graduate students who are eligible to apply to the National Science Foundation (NSF) Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP; October 2017 deadlines) will qualify for up to $300 in travel expense reimbursements from the OSU Graduate College for single-event travel expenses related to professional development, such as attendance at a professional conference/meeting or collection of research data.

Apply for a Student Travel Award:


Monday, October 16, 2017 - 8:00am
Helmerich Browsing Room
Thursday, November 2, 2017 - 3:30pm
Student Union Little Theater
Wednesday, November 15, 2017 - 3:30pm
Student Union Little Theater