Graduate & Professional Student Committee

The Graduate & Professional Student Committee (GPSC) helps facilitate and enhance the overall graduate student experience, by advancing the university’s academic goals and promoting quality presentations and research efforts. 

2022-2023 Committee Members

Chair: Haley Dawson, Graduate Senator
Vice Chair: Mordia “MJ” Johnson
Ahmed Soliman, Graduate Senator
Arturo Barahona, Graduate Senator
Nick Kukuk, Graduate Senator
Cole Sebastian, Law Senator
Shebin George, Medical Senator



Have you viewed the GPSC Funding Workshop (PDF) yet? If not, please download it before filling out the application form.

Applications that do not fulfill all GPSC requirements as listed in the Mandatory PowerPoint Workshop presentation will be rejected immediately.

Applications must be submitted 5 weeks (35 days) before the date of travel/research.

Funding Request

Types of funding

For detailed information on each of the funding categories, please review the mandatory PowerPoint Workshop.

Active participation in an event, such as presenting a paper or poster presentation and the primary goal is to fund one student per presentation.

GPSC Funding Tutorial


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11200 SW 8th Street
Miami, FL 33199
Graham Center 2200



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Frequently Asked Questions

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