• Student Use Fund

    The student use fund is available to assist YSU undergraduate and graduate students with travel fares to participate in national competitions, performances, or conferences to present posters or to serve as invited speakers.  

    FUNDING IS LIMITED!

    • Award Amounts: $200-$300
    • One award per year
    • For group projects, a maximum of 2 students will be funded
    • Applications are reviewed on a first-come, first-serve basis

    Eligibility

    Must be a currently enrolled student in a degree program at YSU. If the conference is in the summer, registration for the following fall semester is required at the time of the request to be eligible. 

    Application Process:

    Complete the online submission form. Provide copies of all the required documents
    • A copy of the project abstract or summary
    • A statement describing the reason for the attendance and the expected impact on your future endeavors (1-page max)
    • Confirmation of abstract submission or participation in competition/performance or proof of presentation acceptance

    Student Use Fund Application

  • Undergraduate Student Small Grant
  • Undergraduate Student Research Opportunities
    Department Faculty email Opportunity Description
    Computer Science, Information, and Engineering Technology Feng Yu fyu@ysu.edu Opportunity Description - Yu
    Computer Science, Information, and Engineering Technology Robert Korenic rjkorenic@ysu.edu Opportunity Description - Korenic

    Computer Science, Information, and Engineering Technology

    Mike Costarell mdcostarell@ysu.edu Opportunity Description - Costarell
  • Graduate Student Research Opportunities
    Department Faculty email Opportunity Description
    Computer Science, Information, and Engineering Technology Feng Yu fyu@ysu.edu Opportunity Description - Yu
  • QUEST

    QUEST is a unique University-sponsored forum for undergraduate and graduate students that functions with the same protocols of any professional conference or meeting. It is an opportunity for student to

    • Present scholarship to the community
    • Share achievements and creations
    • Hone conference presentation skills
    • Receive University recognition for accomplishments.

    To learn more about QUEST or how to participate, visit https://ysu.edu/quest