GRADUATE STUDENT RESEARCH
KEY CAMPUS PROGRAMS
CENTER FOR GRADUATE RESEARCH AND EDUCATION
A student-centered office dedicated to supporting and promoting all of Villanova’s graduate and Law students.
THREE MINUTE THESIS (3MT) COMPETITION
Developed by the University of Queensland, 3MT master’s and doctoral student competitors must effectively explain their research in three minutes, using language appropriate to a non-specialist audience.
CAREER RESOURCES FOR GRADUATE STUDENTS
Villanova's Career Center offers tailored advising and guidance for graduate students as well as online resources that use the latest technology to network, polish your resume, job search, prepare for an interview and more.
Scholarly and Professional Associations
Many scholarly and professional associations offer competitive fellowships and grants for graduate students. These include such organizations as the American Chemical Society, American Historical Association, American Psychological Association, American Society of Civil Engineers, National Education Association and many others.
Note that membership is often required, but organizations typically offer discounted student rates.
We recommend taking a look at the following research funding databases. Please note that entries with an aesterisk (*) require you to log in with your Villanova credentials.
Adam Przeworski and Frank Salomon, On the Art of Writing Proposals: Some Candid Suggestions for Applicants to Social Science Research Council Competitions (Brooklyn: Social Science Research Council, 1995 rev., 1988).