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Signature Events

The Division of the Vice President for Research is expanding the historical “Research Week” to Research Week All Year! This will include all of the types of events during our prior Research Week celebrations, plus some…and will spread the events across the whole year. As part of this, we are introducing a Signature Event Series.

In an effort to highlight the excellent research here at Oklahoma State University, starting this fall for events January 2020 and after, applications to be an OSU Research Signature Event will be accepted under the following parameters: 

What events qualify:

  • College-level research events (e.g. hosting outside speakers, research symposia, etc.)
  • Must promote OSU Research and be open to the public, serve a college-level audience, or be a multi-college level event

Why apply:

  • Accepted events will receive $250* towards hosting their event (with up to 20 events a year supported)
  • Events will be promoted through:
    • OSU Research at a Glance monthly newsletter,
    • OSU Research App,
    • Upcoming events will be announced at OSU Research on Tap, if appropriate
    • Recognized at the annual Researcher’s Reception for helping promote OSU Research

How to apply:

What happens next:

  • You will be notified within 10 business days if the event is accepted with a request for further information.
  • After the event, please complete the “Post-event” form, including the account number for reimbursement.



*Funds are subject to OSU Policies and Procedures, therefore expenses for refreshments are not allowed.