1. Research: To promote and enhance interdisciplinary research and collaboration among graduate students and other scholars from various academic disciplines both within and beyond the University of Delaware.

  2. Resources: To provide resources for graduate students regarding interdisciplinary research, including research skills, networking, and career opportunities.

  3. Networking: To establish a space where graduate students can network with other graduate students and scholars outside of their disciplines for the purpose of socializing, sharing ideas, and developing research connections.

  4. Institutional Relationships: To establish relationships with the faculty, staff, and offices at UD who support the vision and goals of IGF.