The Student Financial Aid Research Network (SFARN) is a conference that brings researchers, financial aid specialists, and college access professionals together to network, share data, and learn from providers like the National Center for Education Statistics. Organized by The Pell Institute and co-sponsored by the Student Aid Ref Desk (Ref Desk) and Trellis Company, SFARN has served this community since 1985. Learn what to expect at the conference, how to write winning proposals, and how the experience can further your career.