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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.

Apply for the Domestic Travel Award

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.

2018-2019 Academic Year Deadlines

Fall - September 3, 2018 by 11:59 p.m. for travel between August 23, 2018 at and January 14, 2018
Spring - January 28, 2019 by 11:59 p.m. for travel between January 14, 2019 and May 20, 2019
Summer - June 3, 2019 by 11:59 p.m. for travel between May 20, 2019 and August 22, 2019

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, Xin Hong at