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Various resources on this topic including: writing a professional CV, preparing large format posters, seeking funding opportunities, applying for scholarships, etc.

Funding Databases - Graduate School and Beyond by ldavila — last modified 2011-11-14 01:37
Fellowships, scholarships and awards
Open Education Database by ldavila — last modified 2017-06-05 23:02
Open Education Database provides an extensive listing of scholarships and grant opportunities for all student groups.
Postdoctoral Scholar Services at UC Merced by ldavila — last modified 2011-11-14 01:55
 
Funding for women postdoctoral researchers by ldavila — last modified 2011-11-15 02:23
L’Oréal USA Fellowships For Women In Science The L’Oréal USA Fellowships For Women In Science is a national awards program that annually recognizes and rewards five U.S.-based women postdoctoral researchers at the beginning of their scientific careers who are pursuing careers in the life and physical/material sciences, as well as mathematics, engineering and computer science. Recipients receive up to $60,000 each that they must apply towards their postdoctoral research. Now entering its ninth cycle, this national program annually recognizes, rewards and provides support to five women postdoctoral researchers in the U.S. who are pursuing careers in the life and physical/material sciences, as well as mathematics, engineering and computer science. The Award selection process includes a two stage review process, including a first round review by an interdisciplinary panel of 26 scientists and engineers and a distinguished jury of eminent scientists and engineers reviews the top applications and selects the L’Oréal USA Fellowships For Women In Science recipients. The L’Oréal USA Fellowships For Women in Science program is open only to women postdoctoral researchers. Applications will be accepted starting October 18, 2011. Application process closes December 15, 2011. Candidates interested in applying may visit the L’Oréal USA Fellowships For Women in Science website at http://www.lorealusa.com/forwomeninscience. All applications must be submitted online by December 15, 2011. Transcripts must be postmarked no later than December 15, 2011.
Research Funding Opportunities by ldavila — last modified 2011-11-14 02:00
Courtesy of the Research Development Services at UC Merced
Other Useful Resources for Graduate Students and Postdocs by ldavila — last modified 2009-11-05 18:02
Courtesy of the Internship and Career Center at UCD.
Fellowship Opportunity - The Office of Science Graduate Fellowship Program by ldavila — last modified 2011-11-14 01:31
Support outstanding students to pursue graduate training in basic research in areas of physics, biology, chemistry, mathematics, engineering, computational sciences, and environmental sciences relevant to the Office of Science and to encourage the development of the next generation scientific and technical talent in the U.S. The Fellowship award provides partial tuition support, an annual stipend for living expenses, and a research stipend for full-time graduate study and thesis/dissertation research at a U.S. academic institution for three years. DEADLINE: Tuesday, January 3, 2012.
The Fellowships Office of the National Academies by ldavila — last modified 2009-11-16 00:02
The Fellowships Office (FO) of the National Academies administers predoctoral, postdoctoral, and senior fellowship awards on behalf of government and private/foundation sponsors; these fellowship awards play an important role in the career development of doctoral and postdoctoral researchers and scholars for the academic, federal, industrial and international workforce.
Ford Foundation Fellowship Program (Pre-doctoral, Dissertation and Post-doctoral) by ldavila — last modified 2009-11-16 00:05
Through its Fellowship Program, the Ford Foundation seeks to increase the diversity of the nation’s college and university faculties by increasing their ethnic and racial diversity, to maximize the educational benefits of diversity, and to increase the number of professors who can and will use diversity as a resource for enriching the education of all students.
Ford Fellowships Flyer 2011 by ldavila — last modified 2011-11-14 01:52
 
UC President's Postdoctoral Fellowship by ldavila — last modified 2009-11-16 00:09
 
Graduate Financial Support @ UC Merced by ldavila — last modified 2010-11-15 16:13
 
Clinton Global Initiative University by ldavila — last modified 2010-11-14 00:41
A highly prestigious opportunity for dedicated students who are ready to make a self-directed, long-term commitment to leadership for change.
GRAD and UNDERGRAD Programs Funded by NSF and NASA by ldavila — last modified 2010-11-13 23:24
www.pathwaystoscience.org
Office of Graduate Studies, UCD - Financial Support by ldavila — last modified 2011-11-16 17:56
 
Postdoctoral and Graduate Fellowships - Everyone Can Apply by ldavila — last modified 2011-11-16 18:05
 
More External Funding For Postdocs and Graduate Students - Everyone Can Apply by ldavila — last modified 2011-11-16 18:07
 
New website resource for pregnant students and post-docs by ldavila — last modified 2016-03-07 09:51
New website resource for pregnant students and post-docs: www.ThePregnantScholar.org
Graduate Preparation - Undergraduates by ldavila — last modified 2010-03-29 16:05
The Graduate Division at UCM developed a website to provide students with resources related to research opportunities and graduate preparation programs. These programs include: UC AGEP (Alliance for Graduate Education and the Professoriate), UC LEADS (Leadership Excellence through Advanced Degrees), Ronald E. McNair Scholars Program, Computational Biology Undergraduate Research Program and Yosemite Research Experience for Undergrads (REU). In addition, other resources are included below.
On Resume Writing by ldavila — last modified 2011-05-02 14:19
 
On Poster Making by ldavila — last modified 2011-05-02 14:22