Graduate Researcher of the Year - 2011

Edward Enners

Faculty Mentor: Angela R. Porta

Research area: determining whether vitamin D can alter messenger RNA (mRNA)
synthesis for specific extracellular matrix proteins between intestinal cells that include claudin-2, claudin-12 and cadherin-17


Welcome to the Kean Graduate Research Page



The fellowships links in the left column will bring you to listings and descriptions of fellowships available to graduate students, grouped by general areas of study. Links to the full program requirements, applications, and contact information are included in the listings.


Additional Resources

NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program

For graduate students pursuing degrees in NSF supported fields of study including biology, chemistry, computer science, political science, psychology, and sociology.

The H-net Fellowship Listing

For graduate students in the Humanities and Social Sciences.


Kean University has a number of scholarships available for graduate students. Complete information and applications are available at Scholarship Services

Alumni Association Graduate and Honor Scholarship
For Kean Alumni matriculated in graduate degree programs.

Clifford Bush Scholarship
Awarded to graduate students in Communication Sciences and Educational Services with demonstrated financial need.

Dan ’83 and Margie Charleston Global MBA Scholarship
Awarded to graduate students in the Global MBA program.

Donald R. Conklin Scholarship
For students in the biotechnology graduate program.

Colleen Coyne-Schaefer Scholarship for Social Justice
Awarded to a student enrolled in a graduate program in social services, psychology, counselor education, social work or marriage and family therapy.

Dubnick Scholarship for Single Mothers with Dependent Children
Granted to self-supporting matriculated graduate students, who are parents of dependent children and in need of a graduate degree to achieve career goals.

Graduate and Part-time Student Council Scholarships
Scholarships will be awarded to ten students for the academic year.