Research Award | Kent State University

The Graduate Student Senate Research Award is a competitive award that supports research or project-related expenses for Kent State University graduate students.

Applicants: Apply for the Research Award

Letter-writers: Submit Letter of Recommendation

Research Award Guidelines Application-blinding Guidelines

Research Award Judging Rubric

The judging rubric above will be used by the award committee when they review applications.

Please download the GSS Funding Form (PDF) to include in your reimbursement packet. Please view our Business Manager if you are unsure about who your academic unit's business manager is.

2016-2017 Academic Year Deadlines

Fall - October 15, 2018 by 11:59 p.m.
Spring - March 4, 2019 by 11:59 p.m.

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 (DOCX) 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 Grant (Articles V-VIII)

For questions regarding the Research Award, please contact Advocacy Chair, Mitch Powers, at mpower16@kent.edu.

Click here to see the 2016-2017 awardees.