Feedback, Editing and Revising

Crafting a competitive application for an external grant or fellowship requires a significant investment of both time and effort. Applications typically require detailed research plans and other essays, such as personal statements or explanations of previous research. The ideal application-writing process includes multiple cycles of revision or even of full new drafts, asking advisors for feedback, and working with a GradFund Fellowship Advisor over several appointments. We suggest that applicants begin writing four to six months before the deadline.

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