International Travel Award
The GSS International Travel Award (ITA) is a competitive award that offers a maximum reimbursement of up to $1,500 of approved student-incurred expenses, as determined by the ITA Committee, for travel outside of the United States, Canada, and Mexico. The ITA is offered for Fall, Spring, and Summer travel. Full- and part-time graduate students whose departments are in good standing with GSS are eligible for the ITA.
The purpose of this award is to promote the professional and academic development of Kent State University’s graduate student population, to support diversity by giving students the opportunity to experience foreign cultures, and to extend Kent State University’s recognition on an international level by providing financial assistance for international networking, research, and professional development.
on how to apply for the Graduate Student Senate International Travel Award, please CLICK HERE.
2014-2015 Academic Year Deadlines
Spring - December 1, 2014 by 11:59 PM for travel between January 12, 2015 at 8:00 AM and May 18, 2015 at 7:59 AM.
Summer - April 27, 2015 by 11:59 PM for travel between May 18, 2015 at 8:00 AM and August 31, 2015 at 7:59 AM.
Resident: This letter pertains to U.S. residents (students) who have received an Award from Graduate Student Senate. For further information, please read this letter once you have received one of our awards.
Non-Resident: This letter pertains to non-resident students who have received an Award from Graduate Student Senate. For further information, please read this letter once you have received one of our awards.*Please refer to the GSS Bylaws for further clarification into the policies and procedures associated with this Award (Articles V-VIII)*
Please questions regarding the International Travel Award, please contact Symposium Chair, Scout McCully at firstname.lastname@example.org.