The Graduate School has rolled out a new professional development grant to fund discipline-specific opportunities that complement the programming already available on campus. Awards of up to $2,000 are available for activities that take place during spring 2015. Make your proposal by November 21, 2014 to be considered. Bonus: serving as the lead contact for the grant can provide grant-writing and project management experience for your résumé or CV.
Melissa Bostrom, Ph.D.
Assistant Dean, Graduate Student Professional Development
Melissa ensures that all Graduate School students can identify and develop transferable skills to prepare them for the full range of career opportunities open to master's- and Ph.D.-prepared professionals. She is Managing Editor of the blog.