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Student Research Day and Student Research Awards

April 3, 2014

Sponsored by

Office of Research and Graduate Studies

Faculty Research Board

Undergraduate and graduate students in all disciplines (Liberal Arts and Social Sciences, Technology, Nursing, Management, Education, and EMS) at Purdue University Calumet are invited to participate in Student Research Day (April 3th, Student Union Library Building) for oral or poster presentations.   All students who have participated in scholarly activities and projects during spring 2013, summer 2013, fall 2013 and spring 2014 are encouraged to present their work. Those who have received any research grants from the Student Research Office in 2013, and grant recipients in Spring 2014 who will graduate in May or December 2014 are required to make a presentation at the event. Students who have work in progress projects are also encouraged to present their preliminary results.

Student Research Award winners will be selected among the participants based on two-page written summaries and oral or poster presentations.  Three awards (first place of $400, second place of $250, and third place of $100) will be given for each of the four categories: undergraduate oral presentation, undergraduate poster presentation, graduate oral presentation, and graduate poster presentation.

Submission deadline: Two MS Word files, one for Cover Sheet and another for two-page summary (single spaced, Times New Roman 12), are due by March 2, 2014, to sro@purduecal.edu. Please send your submission as two attachments saved as “SRAcover-Student Last Name” and “SRAproposal-Student Last Name”. Please use the attached cover sheet.  Feel free to read the attached judging criteria in order to prepare for your written summary and presentation.

Please send an email to Student Research Office at sro@purduecal.edu for any additional inquiries.