Rackham Professional Development Grants

Available for graduate students at all levels and on a rolling application basis, Rackham Professional Development Grants are intended to support Rackham doctoral students seeking careers both within and outside academia. This funding is to support short-term experiences that promote the development of professional skills which will further a student’s career goals. These grants can support skills training in areas such as:

  • Presentation skills
  • Developing, organizing or managing a business
  • Management skills
  • Leadership
  • Translating academic skills into non-academic careers.