Strategic Internationalization Grants

The Strategic Internationalization Grants Initiative is intended to advance the Kennesaw State University
Strategic Plan for Internationalization through targeted seed-funding of innovative global engagement activities within one or more of the following five thematic areas:
 
 
The SIG Initiative is administered by the Division of Global Affairs at Kennesaw State University.
 
Below you will find a listing of all the Strategic Internationalization Grant recipients for 2014.
 
 
Global Learning Innovation (GLI)  Award Amount


Art Exchange with The Beijing Dance Academy
PI: Ming Chen
 $5,000


Transnational Study Abroad and Internships
PI: Alan Lebaron
 $3,000


Preparation of Education Abroad Faculty
PI: Genie Dorman
 $3,500


 $8,500


 $5,000


The Start-Up Game Competition
PI: Tim Blumentritt
 $5,000


ASEBUSS Collaboration
PI: Mike Salvador
 $5,000


 $5,000
 
 
International Research & Scholarship (IRS)
(Matching funds provided by the KSU Office of Research)
 Award Amount


 $20,000


 $10,000


 $10,000
 
 
International Community Engagement (ICE)  Award Amount


Preserving & Promoting Artisan Cultural Heritage 
Co-PIs: Lin Hightower and Dennis Loubiere
 $20,000


 $5,000


 $5,000

 
International Student Support (ISS)  Award Amount


Deborah Mixson-Brookshire, David Schmidt and Heather Scott
 $45,000

 
Campus Internationalization Prize (CIP)  Award Amount
Interdisciplinary Teaching and Assessment of
Intercultural Competence
Co-PIs: Sabine Smith, Dan Paracka, Joe Terantino
 $45,000

Total SIG Award Amount  $200,000