Apply for the Knowledge Mobilization Awards

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The Graduate College is seeking applications for the second annual 2018 Knowledge Mobilization Impact Awards.

Are you mobilizing your research knowledge to diverse audiences? Are you using innovative means to communicate why what you’re working on is important? Are you influencing people outside of academia to be excited and involved? Can you prove your research is having an impact on others? Then, by all means, apply for this year’s Knowledge Mobilization Impact Awards. Besides telling everyone you’ve won, you could also get $250, $500 or $800!

Eligibility: Enrolled doctoral or master students and current post doctoral scholars.

Awards: Research and/or travel funds will be allocated as follows: $250 award for a master’s student, $500 award for a doctoral student, and $800 award for a postdoctoral fellow.

Application: Application is a two-part process:
Complete the application at
Once application is completed, send knowledge mobilization product (e.g., blog, podcast, op-ed, social media artifact, video, photos of art exhibit, etc.) and a copy of current CV (including ORCID* number in CV) to
*Information about ORCID can be found at To register for a free ORCID number, go to

Application Deadline: Thursday, March 29, 2018

Semi-finalists will be identified by April 6th, and will then be required to submit a brief (up to three-minute) video highlighting their knowledge mobilization project. Video should be high quality and may be produced utilizing a smartphone camera or other media source located at such places as ASU Library or Computer Commons. Semi-finalist videos will then be reviewed prior to the awards ceremony and the winner will be announced on the day of the ceremony, April 26th.

Awards Ceremony:
Thursday, April 26, 2018 at 2-4 p.m. Register to attend at