General Advocacy Tools
Materials members can customize for advocacy strategies.
More information regarding CGS positions on public policy issues relevant to graduate education and research.
State Snapshots: Select Data on Graduate Education
Fact sheets with state-specific data that can be used to talk with policymakers and constituents about the scope and impact of graduate education in each state.
Making the Case For...
These are CGS resource materials that are used in meetings with policy makers. The information can be used to develop talking points that include specific campus-based examples for stakeholder meetings.
External Advocacy Resources of Interest
Presentation Slides on Graduate Education Statistics (login required)
Slides that contain information on graduate education prepared for use in presentations to a wide variety of audiences.
Advocacy Resources Webinar (May 17, 2016) (login required)
This webinar will introduce you to the array of resources available on the Public Policy & Advocacy webpages. These include items such as: State Snapshots, sample letters to policymakers, and tips to consider when planning for meetings with key decision makers on campus. During the webinar, CGS staff will demonstrate how to navigate this webpage. Click here to access the webinar recording and presentation slides.