UNLV CSUN-OURS Poster Conference

When

Mar. 20, 2015, 10am to 1pm

Campus Location

Office/Remote Location

Boardroom
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Description

UNLV CSUN Academic Affairs will be hosting its First Annual Undergraduate Poster Conference. This showcase gives undergraduate students the opportunity to present their research that they conducted during a culminating experience, independent study, in a laboratory or as a part of the universities extensive research network. 

A panel of volunteer judges will be present to review and judge the research posters presented. Furthermore, a poster that is most innovative or has the potential for impacting the community greatly will be chosen. This student will be compensated with a research travel grant to present their research at a national conference of their choosing. The Poster Conference presentation will be divided up into sessions in order to accommodate various interdisciplinary research projects.

The event is March 20, 10 a.m. - 1 p.m. With that being said, we are extending our submission deadline until March 1.

  • 1st Prize: Travel Grant [$750/session]
  • 2nd Prize: Travel Grant [$500/session]
  • 3rd Prize: Travel Grant [$250/session]

Additionally, ten students will be chosen to receive a GRE or MCAT Test Preparation Book. *Winners of the travel grants are excluded.

Please send your submission to the UNLV CSUN Poster Conference submission form. The due date is March 1, 11:59 pm.

We are going to notify selected presenters by March 5. If you have any questions, please email Bernajane Palisoc.

Admission Information

All colleges are welcome to participate.

To attend, please register through the Poster Conference RSVP link.

Contact Information

UNLV CSUN Academic Affairs
Bernajane Palisoc

External Sponsor

Consolidated Students of the University of Nevada (CSUN), Division of Research and Economic Development, Division of Student Affairs, Office of Undergraduate Admissions and Recruitment, Office of the Executive Vice President and Provost (EVPP), Office of the President, Office of Undergraduate Research and Creative Scholarship (OUR-UNLV), Office of the Vice Provost for Academic Affairs (VPAA), University Libraries, University of Nevada, Las Vegas