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  • ICOPHAI 2017

    This year, ICOPHAI will take place in Doha, Qatar, November 7 - 9 with the theme, "Environmental Challenges and Impact on Global Health."

  • Global Engagement News

    Check out the newsletter to stay updated on Global Engagement's activities on campus and in Columbus.

  • Photo Competition Open

    The 2017 International Photography Competition is now accepting submissions from all Ohio State students, staff, faculty and alumni.

Academic Enrichment Grants fund research, education abroad

Ola Ahlqvist, Professor of GeographyThe Office of International Affairs awarded more than $150,000 as part of its 2015-2016 Academic Enrichment Grant competition, which supports Ohio State’s Discovery Themes, faculty and student research and the development of new education abroad programs. The grant competition, with separate tracks for faculty, graduate students, and undergraduate students, was sponsored by the Office of International Affairs, the Office of Research, PHPID, the Office of Undergraduate Education and the China Gateway.

This year 16 faculty members were awarded a total of $72,700 and three undergraduate students were selected to receive grants totaling $16,500 to fund research projects. Five faculty members were awarded a total of $25,000 to develop new education abroad programs in Sweden, East Africa, Turkey (on hold), China and Italy.

The China Gateway funded two faculty members with awards of $20,000 each to support research in the Greater China region with a focus on Ohio State’s Discovery Themes.

To view a complete list of awardees, visit 2015-2016 Academic Enrichment Grants.

International at Ohio State

  • 2015 Best in Show - Fire and Ice (Paul Woo)

    2017 International Photography Competition Opens

    All Ohio State University students, staff, faculty, visiting scholars and alumni are invited to submit photos to the 2017 International Photography Competition. All photographs must be the original ...

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  • Save the Date: Education Abroad Expo September 14

    Will it be you who explores the world? Join us for the 2017 Education Abroad Expo, which will be held on Thursday, September 14 from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. in the Archie Griffin East Ballroom at t ...

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