Renowned fellowships aren’t the only option
Science | AAAS
After a rejection from the coveted NSF graduate fellowship, this student broadened his approach
José Liquet y González
My article about fellowship rejection came out the same day I got my DOE fellowship application rejected; could not plan it any better! Hopefully the message here can cheer you up and inspire you to keep on truckin' ✊
“When the winners of the major awards are announced … of course I am happy for them—it’s a huge accomplishment. But, I no longer see these prestigious fellowships as the only option, and that has been a great refuge.” This week's #SciMagWorkingLife.
Dr. Jennifer Polk in solidarity
There are a lot of different ways of carving your path through and beyond academia. Here's one way:
"I no longer see these prestigious fellowships as the only option, and that has been a great refuge."
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