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Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP)

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Graduate Research Fellowship Program


Welcome to the NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP).

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Award Offers and Honorable Mentions List

Applicant and Reference Writer Assistance

For technical questions about this application module; e.g., login problems or system unavailability/error messages, please contact the NSF Help Desk at 1-800-381-1532 or

For additional information about preparing your application please visit
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Applicants and reference writers may also reach out directly to the GRF Operations Center with questions about the application and reference writer process. Questions should be directed to:
GRF Operations Center
Phone: 866-NSF-GRFP (866-673-4737)
Hours of Operation: 8:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. EASTERN TIME

Current Fellows and GRFP Officials Assistance

If you have TECHNICAL problems accessing your fellowship information or Coordinating Official functions please click here