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Workshops

Grant Geography

The Grant Geography Workshop is a 60 minute session that provides students with tools for finding external funding opportunities and guidance on how to frame research in a grant application. 

Tuesday, 10/11/2022, 3:00 pm- 4:00 pm   (in-person)
Wednesday, 10/12/2022, 3:00 pm- 4:00 pm   (remote)

Applying for Fellowships and Awards

This 60-minute workshop provides students with information about how to apply for the Graduate School Fellowships and Awards. The Ann G. Wylie Dissertation Fellowship and the Summer Research Fellowships will be reviewed in detail, and guidance on how to write an effective project summary will be presented.

Tuesday, 12/6/2022, 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm   (in-person)
Wednesday, 12/7/2022, 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm   (remote)
Tuesday, 12/13/2022, 10:00 am – 11:00 am  (in-person)

3MT Workshops

The annual Three-Minute Thesis Competition (3MT) challenges students to communicate the significance of their research projects to a non-specialist audience in just THREE MINUTES!  Please visit the 3MT webpage for more information. Join us for the workshop to help you prepare for the competition or just to hone your communication skills! 

Wednesday, 11/16/2022, 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm  (remote)
Tuesday, 1/10/2023, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm    (remote)
Wednesday, 2/1/2023, 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm   (in-person)

Past slide presentations

Hannover Research Grantsmanship Presentation Slides from 2020
Funding Graduate Education
Fall 21 Grant Geography Workshop Slides
Fall 21 3MT Workshop Slides
Fall 21 Applying for Fellowships and Awards Workshop Slides

Contact Information

The Graduate School, University of Maryland

2123 Lee Building
7809 Regents Drive
College Park, MD 20742
301-405-3644
gradschool@umd.edu