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Professional Development

Develop academic and professional skills to thrive in graduate school and in your career with Stanford’s extensive workshops and learning opportunities.

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Programs & Funding

VPGE offers a variety of one-time and ongoing programs, as well as funding for student-led projects, to help you grow academically and professionally.


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Grad Grow

Grad Grow describes professional competenciesthings you can learn and do—and connects you with resources and learning opportunities that will help you thrive at Stanford and prepare for a flourishing career.

Grad Grow Overview

Grad Grow Background

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Career Planning

VPGE and our many colleagues are here to help you plan and prepare for whatever career you aspire to after graduation.