2021-22 Individualized Professional Skills Grant Application

Program Update: The IPS program is currently accepting applications for travel/experience dates from September 1, 2021 through August 31, 2022. Grants will be awarded on a rolling basis and as funding sources permit.

Graduate students and postdoctoral scholars are encouraged to apply for these grants to support opportunities including, but not limited to: Awards are for a maximum of $1,000/applicant. Applications will be evaluated based on the following criteria: Priority will be given to applicants who have not received an IPS grant before.

The IPS Program is a collaboration between the Professional Development Series (PDS) at the Center for Science and Engineering Partnerships; the Graduate Division; the UCSB Innovation and Entrepreneurship initiative and CNSI Technology Incubator; Career Services; the Office of Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion; UCSB SACNAS Career Pathways Program via DoD HBCU/MI award W911NF-20-1-0294; UCSB's divisional deans; and external donors.

For more information on the IPS program, visit http://www.gradpost.ucsb.edu/ips-program. If you have questions, please contact Arica Lubin.


Please indicate which of the following is true for this application:
I am requesting no more than $100 in funding from IPS (e.g., Free the PhD Career Development Course)
I am requesting $101-$1,000 in funding from IPS