Honorarium Statement

In appreciation for his/her participation, each external reviewer receives an honorarium of $1,000. The external reviewer who serves as chair of the external review team receives an additional $200.

To facilitate processing of honorarium payments, each external reviewer is asked to complete two forms:

(1) the GSU Substitute W-9 and Vendor Authorization Form, and

(2) the Service Provider Classification Worksheet form (SPCW).

Please complete the entire Substitute W-9 form and sign it.

For the SPCW form, you need only complete the “Service Provider Information” section on page 1 and then sign and date the form on page 3, under the “Service Provider Acknowledgement” section.

A link has been provided for each form.  You may either email or mail the completed and signed forms to Kara Robbins-Alexander at


Office of Institutional Effectiveness
Post Office Box 3985
Georgia State University
Atlanta, GA 30302-3985