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Opportunities for grad students: Grants for conferences, research and travel, and peer mentor awards

Advisors: Please promote these opportunities to your graduate students

 Vilas grant competition, open now through February 28.

 Peer Mentor awards, open now through March 7.

  • Graduate Student Peer Mentor Awards: provides students, staff, and faculty members the opportunity to nominate a graduate student who has exemplified stellar mentorship qualities