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06Feb2016

Nature Walk/Snowshoe Tour

Join us for a nature walk or snowshoe on the Swaner…

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Transcendence: Abstraction and Symbolism in the American West

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Family 1st Saturday: It's About Time

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Reasons To Be Pretty - matinee - Utah State Theatre

Reasons To Be Pretty by Neil LaBute. Movie equivalent R…

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Climbing Wall

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Graduate Award Information

Information for the following awards is found below:


Travel Awards

The old GSS Graduate Student Professional Conference Awards have been phased out. They have been replaced by the RGS Graduate Student Travel Awards and are now handled by the Office of Research and Graduate Studies. More information on requirements, eligibility, and the amount of remaining funds can be found at: http://research.usu.edu/rgsgradtravelawards/

Total money available: $50,000
Amount of each award: $200 - $400 depending on criteria and matching funds
Application: http://research.usu.edu/rgsgradtravelawards/htm/apply
Note: Awards are given out on a first-come-first serve basis until the money dedicated to that semester runs out.

Graduate Research and Project Grants

The purpose of this award to provide funding to help exceptional projects and research. While we will take the financial need of the applicants into account, this award will be primarily merit-based and will be awarded to the projects that show the most potential for original research and broader impacts. For more information, please contact gradsenator.ususa@usu.edu

Total money available: $12,000
Amount of each award: Up to $1,000
Number of awards given out: At least 12
Applications due: TBA
Application: Coming Soon

Graduate Enhancement Awards

The purpose of this award is to support outstanding graduate students at USU who have consistently shown a track record of excellence. This year, we have redone the application in order to make the award merit-based, as it has historically been need-based. Please see the FAQ for more information. For more information, please contact gradsenator.ususa@usu.edu

Total money available: $80,000
Amount of each award: $4,000
Number of awards given out: 20
Applications due: TBA
Application: Coming Soon
FAQ: Read the FAQ [pdf]

USU Libraries Program to Support Open-Access Publishing

This is a program run by the library that funds graduate student and faculty publications in open access journals. It grants up to $1,500 to cover journal processing fees as long as matching funds are provided. Awards are given out on a first come first serve basis. For more information, visit: http://digitalcommons.usu.edu/oadc/6/