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  • Zachary Mikrut, Interim Director, LaunchNET


Summer Undergraduate Research Experience (SURE) 2022 - Applications Now Being Accepted

Deadline for Applications is February 22, 2022. 

Undergraduate Symposium on Research, Scholarship and Creative Endeavors - Abstracts Now Being Accepted

The annual symposium provides students with an opportunity to showcase their research or creative work to the broader KSU community. This year's symposium will be held on April 20, 2022 in-person on the Kent campus.  Prizes will be awarded in each research category.    

Excellence in Research Mentoring Award - Attention Graduate and Undergraduate Students and Alumni - Nominate An Outstanding Faculty Mentor

If you have been involved in a research project or artistic production and were mentored by an exceptional faculty member nominate them for this award to recognize their dedication. and scholarship.  For more details, click the link above. 

Graduate Research Symposium - 2022

The Graduate Research Symposium hosted by Graduate Student Senate (GSS)  is currently being planned.  More information to be posted soon. 

Non-Kent State Events

Upcoming Events

Posters on the Hill - Council on Undergraduate Research (CUR)

Dates TBD| Virtually

Posters on the Hill is a critical element in CUR's advocacy efforts. It is more important than ever that the voice of undergraduate researchers and their mentors are heard on Capitol Hill. This prestigious event celebrates the impressive work of the accepted students and supports the messages of the importance for undergraduate research at the federal level. Click here for additional information.  Deadline for submission of posters for the 2022 event is December 13th at 11:59 p.m.  

Other CUR events - for information on other events sponsored by CUR, click here.