A professional development opportunity that features and supports the extraordinary researchers who make up Harvard’s PhD community.
Find your voice as a scholar.
Harvard Horizons Symposium 2016
Tuesday, April 5, 2016, at 6:00 p.m.
Meet past Harvard Horizons Scholars:
Speak with past Scholars about their Harvard Horizons experience at two events:
The Harvard Horizons Program is a professional development opportunity that features and supports the extraordinary researchers who make up Harvard’s PhD community. Each year, eight outstanding PhD candidates are chosen as Harvard Horizons Scholars and receive in-depth, personalized mentoring and coaching designed to enhance their presentation skills. The program culminates in the Harvard Horizons Symposium, where Horizons Scholars deliver brief, compelling talks about their research from the Sanders Theatre stage.
A committee of faculty, known as the Harvard Horizons Faculty Fellows, select 15 applicants for a round of interviews before choosing the 8 Harvard Horizons Scholars. All 15 finalists may access up to $1,000 of professional development funds.
- hone their research ideas in ways that powerfully assist dissertation work;
- build community with peers across fields in GSAS; and
- receive mentoring from one to two of the Harvard Horizons Faculty Fellows.