Run the World: Kent | Kent State University

Run the World: Kent

Run the World 5K is a race organized by the colleges within Kent State University and the Office of Global Education to raise money for study abroad student scholarships.  We were able to give away ten, $1000 scholarships after the second race in 2016.

Saturday, September 9, 2017 at 8:30 AM

Register here!

The third annual Run the World 5K will take place Saturday, September 9, 2017 at 8:30 a.m. The start and finish line will be at Risman Plaza (in between the Student Center and University Library) at Kent State University.

Registration for the 5K on Kent Campus is open now!

Kent State Students: Registration for the race will also include you in a chance to win one of multiple $1,000 scholarships toward a study abroad experience. The study abroad program must be a Kent State or exchange program. See the Office of Global Education to determine if your interested program qualifies. Students must register for the race to be qualified.

Questions? Contact the Race Director, Alyssa Mazey,, 330-672-8976.