Graduate Student Advisory Council

The Graduate Student Advisory Council (GSAC) of the College of Human Sciences at Florida State University serves…

  • As a communication link between students, faculty and administration;
  • As an advocate for graduate students by establishing priorities, presenting ideas, and recommending policies and procedures concerning the College;
  • The needs of graduate students through peer mentoring; and
  • To promote and facilitate interest in graduate education and scholarly activities.
Abigail Cullen

Abby Cullen

Nutrition, Food & Exercise Sciences
ac12k@my.fsu.edu

Jessie Shafer

Jessie Shafer

Family & Child Sciences
js18y@my.fsu.edu

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Francesca Otero-Vargas

Family & Child Sciences
fno13@my.fsu.edu

Laxmi Sharma

Nutrition, Food & Exercise Sciences
ls19j@my.fsu.edu

This program is designed to assist master’s thesis and doctoral students enhance their professional development by presenting their research at professional meetings both in the U.S. and internationally. Applications are accepted three times during the academic year. Please refer to the current year’s program to see if you qualify. The program is contingent upon available funds and is announced at the beginning of the summer semester each year. No late applications will be accepted.

Presentation Program Info

Presentation Program Application Cover

Reimbursement for Less Travel Expenses Than Entitled

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The College of Human Sciences “Dissertation Award Program” provides support through a grant to doctoral candidates for the completion of their dissertation. Funds may be requested for expenses directly related to dissertation research. Proposals are accepted in both the fall and spring semesters. Please view the program’s criteria before applying.

DAP Criteria

Proposal Signature Page

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