Scholarships and Awards

Graduate Student Research Award

We are proud to sponsor the Future of Work Graduate Student Poster Competition. Selected poster presenters will be invited to attend the MSU Future of Work Convening on March 8, 2024. Additionally, the top poster will be awarded a $3,000 scholarship to support their research and professional development. Doctoral students in any program, department, or school at MSU are eligible.To apply: please email a 750-1,000 word description of your poster by Feb 16 to with the subject heading "Future of Work Poster." Summaries should include information about the theoretical grounding, methods, findings, and practical implications of the research project. All topics and disciplines are welcome, and all submissions should indicate how they relate to the thematic area of Future of Work. Please also include a cover page with all author names, programs, and contact information.Submitters will be notified of their status by Feb 23, and the top poster winner will be announced at the convening. Each student may submit only one poster, and should be the lead author on any collaborative work, although faculty coauthors are permitted.