January 11, 2017
The deadline for online submission of fellowship applications – Wednesday, January 11, 2017 – has passed. References and supplemental information will continue to be accepted. read more ›
Without having to worry about teaching a class or working on a project only slightly related to my thesis, I’ve been able to work on things that are interesting and exciting to me, but potentially unfundable otherwise.
I greatly appreciated having my own funding and the opportunity to undertake a practicum at a national lab, which I expected. What I did not expect is the flexibility of the program and the importance of a fellow network.