Grants and Scholarships

International Research and Scholarship Grant

The grant competition is currently closed. Updated information will be posted autumn semester 2021.


The Office of International Affairs, the Office of Research, the Graduate School, and the Global Gateways are sponsoring a grant competition for graduate students.

Student activities are subject to university requirements regarding travel to risk-designated countries. Read Ohio State's travel policies and requirements.

Proposals are sought for a wide range of research and scholarship projects, which include but are not limited to:

The award committee is comprised of faculty from across a variety of disciplines. Awards are based on merit, according to the following criteria:

Proposals for specific research projects can request funds to support:


Grants awarded to graduate students will be up to $5,000.

Proposal Preparation and Submission

Proposals must include:

Sample Application Link (for reference only)