Graduate Funding Information Service

Funding Search Tutorial


November 14, 2021

Sunday Funding Search Tools: UW Scholarship Search

This short video shows how to use the UW Scholarship Search to get results that best fit your funding needs.   Resources Used UW Scholarship Search Graduate Funding Search Guide   Video by Oscar McNary, Graduate Funding Information Service Manager Research Commons, UW Libraries   Music Lights Writing by Milky_Blue (c) copyright 2021 Licensed under…


November 7, 2021

Sunday Funding Shorts: Where to Look for UW Funding

This short video shows where in UW to search for money for your graduate program. Resources: UW Graduate School Office of Fellowships and Awards: https://grad.uw.edu/graduate-student-funding/ Graduate Funding Information Service (GFIS): https://guides.lib.uw.edu/research/gfis/ Video by Robyn Davis, UW Graduate School Office of Fellowships and Awards Assistant Director   Full playlist of short funding videos available here.


September 30, 2021

Removing Barriers for Scholarships and Fellowships Series

The Office of Merit Scholarships, Fellowships & Awards and the Graduate School Office of Fellowships & Awards are hosting a series of virtual sessions for students this fall aimed at improving access to fellowships and scholarships. First-generation students, students of color, and students who identify as underrepresented within the university are particularly encouraged to attend,…


September 19, 2021

Sunday Funding Shorts: When Do I Look and How Do I Choose?

A short video overview of timelines for searching for funding for graduate school and tips for how to choose good opportunities UW Graduate School Office of Fellowships and Awards Graduate Funding Information Service Video by Michelle Sutton, UW Graduate School Office of Fellowships and Awards Assistant Director Music: The First Sunny Sky by The Orchestral…


September 12, 2021

Sunday Funding Shorts: How to Use the GFIS Blog

A short video tutorial on how to use the University of Washington Graduate Funding Information Service Blog to search for opportunities   Video by Rebecca Brown, Graduate Funding Information Service Manager Music by Lobo Loco, “Pianoman Sofa Sofa (ID1157),” Free Music Archive, CC BY-NC-ND 4.0 Additional Images & Video: WeVideo Repository


September 5, 2021

Sunday Funding Shorts: How to Use the Graduate Funding Search Guide

A short video overview of the Graduate Funding Search Guide, maintained by the Graduate Funding Information Service (GFIS), of the Research Commons in the UW Libraries Video by Oscar McNary, Graduate Funding Information Service Manager Music: “Bossa for Nights” by Martijn de Boer (NiGiD) (c) copyright 2020 Licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution Noncommercial (3.0)…


August 29, 2021

Sunday Funding Shorts: Search Strategies for Scholarships, Fellowships, and Grants

A short, step-by-step tutorial video on how to craft search terms for scholarships, fellowships, and grants Resources: Graduate Funding Information Service (GFIS) UW Graduate School Office of Fellowships and Awards Video by Oscar McNary, Graduate Funding Information Service Manager Music “The Maid Of Culmore” by Martijn de Boer (NiGiD) (c) copyright 2016 Licensed under a…


August 22, 2021

Sunday Funding Shorts: The Difference Between Fellowships, Scholarships, & Grants

A short video overview of the difference between fellowships, scholarships, and grants   Presented by the University of Washington Graduate School’s Office of Fellowships and Awards and the UW Graduate Funding Information Service Video by Robyn Davis, UW Graduate School Office of Fellowships and Awards Assistant Director


August 15, 2021

Sunday Funding Shorts: Where to Get Help Finding Graduate Funding

The UW Graduate School’s Office of Fellowships & Awards and the Graduate Funding Information Service (GFIS) are collaborating on short videos to help orient graduate students in how to search for funding.  Please enjoy our first video: Where to Get Help with Finding Graduate Funding   An overview of the resources available at the University…