NATIONAL SCIENCE FOUNDATION (NSF) DOCTORAL DISSERTATION IMPROVEMENT GRANTS A workshop on how to apply for NSF Doctoral Dissertation Improvement Grants (DDIG) from $6,000 to $20,000 (for which the first deadline is January 15, 2010) will be held on January 6, 2010, 4 p.m. to 5 p.m., in Room L107 of the Marston Science Library on the UF campus. The target audience is graduate students in social, behavioral and economic sciences. Presenters include Bess de Farber (Grants Manager, UF Libraries), Zoe Ziliak (Doctoral Candidate, Department of Linguistics), Christopher McCarty, Ph.D. (Associate Professor, College of Public Health and Health Professions Bureau of Economic Business Research) and Connie J. Mulligan, PhD (Associate Professor, Department of Anthropology Associate Director; UF Genetics Institute; NSF DDIG past reviewer). The workshop is free and open to the public. No registration required. The following fields have January and February deadlines to apply for these grants: Archeology Cultural Anthropology Decision Risk & Management Economics Geography and Spatial Sciences Law and Social Science Linguistics Methodology, Measurements, Statistics Physical Anthropology Political Science Science Technology & Society Sociology Survey Statistics Call (352) 273-2505 if you have questions.