Bring your NSF GRFP application essay drafts to this editing swap to give and receive surface level editing feedback and notes. Attendees should bring 2 paper copies of their application essays and pen/pencil to the event. Attendees will exchange papers and given written corrections and notes on one another's drafts before having brief explanatory conversations. The event is expected to focus on late stage editing, minor corrections, formatting improvements, and targeted feedback suggestions in preparation for the midOctober deadline.
All attendees will be expected to bring drafts and to give corrections and feedback on the drafts of others. GRFP Mentors will be on hand for questions.
For 1st & 2nd year UVA Engineering graduate students preparing NSF GRFP applications. UVA grad students outside of engineering preparing GRFP applications may be able to attend if space permits.
Location: Brown Science & Engineering Library 133: in Clark hall (across the bridge from Thornton and up the hill to the right), go straight into the Brown Science & Engineering Library and left (there are usually signs or you can ask at the library front desk).
Part of the FALL GWL GRFP SERIES and led by SEAS GRFP Mentors.