Bridge to Graduate School: Professional Development Program

Bridge to Graduate School is a professional development program focused on equipping upper-level undergraduate students in Nevada with the tools they need to navigate the path to graduate school.

 Using a combination of live, seminar-style sessions and take-home activities, discover practical tips on success in the research setting, the graduate school application process, running a successful project, advice on getting funded, and a peek into the process of publishing your work.

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  • You are considering graduate school as a next step
  • You are interested to know more about what is involved in the commitment to go to graduate school
  • You don’t know how to approach the grad school process

Earn a stipend up to $1,000* for the following commitment: 

– Active participation in six hours of live, seminar-style professional development sessions, and

– Eight to ten hours of independent activities, including sharing your work with the group. 

*Each session and activity in which you participate enables you to earn funds towards the total amount. 

In the application, you will be able to elect your first and second choice of the following: 

Session 1: January 17-20, 9-10:30am each day
Session 2: February 17*, Feb 24, March 3, March 10 (4 x 1.5 hr sessions; 8:30-10am)


Up to $1,000 Stipend

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Contact Name

Meghan Collins

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