Date:  April 24, 2013

To:    All UF Graduate Students, Coordinators and Staff

From:  UF Graduate School

RE:    May 6: Deadline to Register for Free for the 2013 Graduate Student Grants and Fellowships Conference

We are pleased to announce the 2013 Graduate Student Grants and Fellowships Conference will be held on Friday, May 17, 2013 in Health Professions, Nursing, and Pharmacy Building (HPNP). The conference is free for all UF graduate students. This year's conference will have more speakers and offer more sessions that detail funding opportunities for fellowships, international students, and dissertation awards. Breakfast and lunch will be provided for free! This will be the largest conference of its kind in Florida. We look forward to seeing you there! To register, follow the instructions below.

General Sessions

. Effective Writing for Fellowship Applications
. Introduction to Grant Writing Process
. Student Fellows: The Secrets to Their Success

Breakout Sessions

. Broadening Impacts 
. Fellowships and Grants for the Arts 
. Fellowships and Grants for the Humanities 
. Fellowships and Grants for the Social Sciences
. Ford Foundation Fellowships 
. Fulbright and Other Funding for Domestic Students 
. Funding Opportunities for International Students
. NIH Fellowships 
. NSF Doctoral Dissertation Improvement Grants 
. NSF Graduate Research Fellowships 

Register for free by May 6, 2013 by: 

1. Going to GIMS (Graduate Information Management System) by clicking on this link: 

2. Logging on to GIMS with your Gatorlink username and password. 

3. Clicking the "Conferences" tab you see on the top of the screen.

4. Following the prompts on the webpage that appear: they will guide you through the registration process.