A Very General Guide to PhD and Fellowship Apps

A basic overview of the materials you need to prepare for PhD and fellowship applications.

Personal Statement/Statement of Purpose

More details on writing the personal statement and statement of purpose for PhD and fellowship apps. COMING SOON.

Research Proposal

More details on writing a research proposal for fellowship applications (as an undergrad). COMING SOON.

All About Letters of Recommendation

Who, when, and how to ask for letters of recommendation.

Your Application Timeline

A suggested timeline for applying to PhD programs and fellowships to help you get organized.

Applying to the NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program

A brief overview of the NSF GRFP and some tips based on my experience applying to (and winning!) a fellowship in my senior year of college.