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Graduate Research Fellowship Program


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

The 2020 NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP) selections for Fellow candidate and Honorable Mention have been announced, and email notifications have been sent to all GRFP applicants. On April 21, Fellow candidates will be able to accept or decline the Fellowship, and reviews will be available to all applicants. The list of Fellow candidates and Honorable Mention recipients is available at or from the Graduate Research Fellowship Program home page at by selecting the "Award Offers and Honorable Mentions List" link.

GRFP Award Recipients

Award Offers and Honorable Mentions List

Applicant and Reference Writer Assistance

Questions about the Application and Reference Writer Process for the Graduate Research Fellowship Program should be directed to:
GRF Operations Center
1818 N Street NW Suite 600
Washington, DC 20036
Hours: Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Eastern Time (except holidays)
Toll Free: 866-NSF-GRFP (866-673-4737)

Current Fellows and GRFP Officials Assistance

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

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