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Kopchick Award Recipients 2014-2015

Fellowship & Funding


John J. Kopchick Fellowship
 

Three funds were established by a generous gift provided by John J. Kopchick, PhD, Goll-Ohio Eminent Scholar and Distinguished Professor of Molecular Biology and Char Kopchick, Assistant Dean of Students.

 

John J. Kopchick Molecular and Cellular Biology (MCB)/Translational Biomedical Sciences (TBS) Faculty Support Fund
Funding up to $10,000 for MCB/TBS faculty for research activities and conference travel.

Deadline:  4:00 pm, Thursday, Aug. 13, 2015
Click for guidelines  [Word or PDF]

 

John J. Kopchick Molecular and Cellular Biology (MCB)/Translational Biomedical Sciences (TBS) Research Fellowship Award
Funding of up to $10,000 for PhD and DO/PhD students in the MCB or TBS programs to support translational biomedical research, with an additional $5,000  for an off-campus internship (min. 4 weeks , up to one semester). 

Deadline: 4:00 pm, Thursday, Aug. 20, 2015
Workshop: Thursday July 09, 11-12 noon; 102 RTEC
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John J. Kopchick Molecular and Cellular Biology (MCB)/Translational Biomedical Sciences (TBS) Undergraduate Student Support Fund
Funding up to $1,500 for undergraduate students working MCB/TBS faculty and conducting translational medical research and scholarly activities.

Deadline:  4:00 pm, Thursday, Sept, 24, 2015
Workshop: Wednesday September 02, 4-5 pm; 102 RTEC
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Named Fellowship Awards
 

Five fellowships, funded through the Graduate College, are available annually.  Each award provides a fellowship of $15,000 plus a full tuition scholarship for fall and spring semesters.

Deadline: February 5th 2016

Click for guidelines and application here

 


Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine Office of Advanced Studies Graduate Assistantship Program 2016 Call for Applications
 

The Graduate Studies Assistance Program seeks to enhance the College’s research enterprise by funding graduate students working towards their doctorate with Heritage College of Osteopathic Medicine (Heritage College) faculty. Up to two (2) graduate fellowships will be available for students accepted into a PhD program at Ohio University, to start in the fall of 2016. Stipend amount will be determined by the relevant PhD awarding graduate program, and can be renewed up to 5 years, contingent upon satisfactory progress and University policies. These positions are open to students from any department, but applicants must explicitly indicate their intent to work with a Heritage College faculty member. This program is made possible through the generous funding of the Ohio Osteopathic Foundations. Students awarded this support will become Heritage Fellows.  Visit the HCOM Office of Advanced Studies for more details here: www.oucom.ohio.edu/oas/Graduate-Assistantship-Program.htm


To apply, download the form found here, attach the required documents, and email it as a single PDF file to: com-oas@ohio.edu


Student Enhancement Awards

 

Competitive awards to support undergraduate, graduate, and medical student research, scholarship, and creative activities. Awards of up to $6,000 support research and travel to attend a professional meeting to present results. One review cycle in spring.

Deadline: Thursday Jan. 21, 2016, 4:00 pm
Workshops: Wednesday Nov. 18, 2015, 12-1 pm; Thursday Nov. 19, 2015, 4-5 pm (repeat session); 301U Alden Library; light refreshments provided
Missed the workshop?  Check out the video of the Nov. 19 workshop

Click for guidelines [Word or PDF]   International Forms (if traveling internationally)  cover page     checklist

Click here for example proposals.
Contact: Roxanne Male'-Brune, (740) 597-1227, male-bru@ohio.edu


Graduate Student Senate

 

Graduate Student Senate: Grant for Original Work
Competitive awards to graduate students to conduct original research, scholarship or creative work. Semester deadlines. Maximum award $750.

For additional information, please visit www.ohio.edu/gss/grants.

Deadlines: Saturday, September 19th, 2015, 5:00 p.m.; Saturday, February 13, 2016, 5:00 p.m.

Graduate Student Senate: Travel Program
Will support travel to present original work, as well as travel for professional development workshops and seminars. Proposal selected by lottery. Semester deadlines. Maximum award $500.

For additional information, please visit www.ohio.edu/gss/grants

Deadlines: Friday, September 18, 2015, 5:00 p.m.; Friday, February 12, 2016, 5:00 p.m.

Please contact Leah Cole with questions or for more information about both GSS programs (gssgrantreview@gmail.com).  


 

Kopchicks' gift helps support student research in Molecular and Cellular Biology Program...read more here

 

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2015 Kopchick Fellowship Award Winners