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Domestic Travel

The Graduate Student Senate Domestic Travel Award supports research and the professional development of Kent State University graduate students.

Once you have downloaded the instructions above and gathered all of the necessary information, follow the "Domestic Travel Application" link below to begin the application process.

Spring 2018 Application Window: January 8 - January 29, 11:59 p.m.

Award Application

Application Guidelines

Please download the Funding Form (PDF) to include in your reimbursement packet.
Please view our Business Manager list for more information and to contact your respective manager.

Awardees: Please remember to double check your GSS Funding Form for completeness, as well as confirm that all appropriate supporting documents (i.e. original receipts, proof of presentation, etc.) are attached. By submitting an incomplete GSS Funding Form and/or not providing appropriate supporting documents, you forfeit your Domestic Travel Award.

2016-2017 Academic Year Deadlines

Fall - September 11, 2017 by 11:59 PM for travel between August 28, 2017 at 12:00 AM and January 15, 2018 at 11:59 PM. Click here to view Fall 2017 awardees.
Spring - January 29, 2018 by 11:59 PM for travel between January 16, 2018 at 12:00 AM and May 20, 2018 at 11:59 PM. Click here to view Spring 2018 awardees.
Summer - June 4, 2018 by 11:59 PM for travel between May 21, 2018 at 12:00 AM and August 27, 2018 at 11:59 PM.

The Non Resident Award Letter (PDF) pertains to non-resident students who have received an award from the Graduate Student Senate. Please read for further information.      
 The Resident Award Letter (PDF) pertains to U.S. resident students who have received an award from the Graduate Student Senate.  Please read for further information.

*Please refer to the GSS Bylaws for further clarification into the policies and procedures associated with this Award (Articles V-VIII)*

For questions regarding the Domestic Travel Award, please contact Finance Chair, Suparna Navale at snavale1@kent.edu.