Student Competitions

Students can be eligible for the Undergraduate Student Poster Competition, Graduate Student Poster Competition or applicable oral competitions that are sponsored by participating divisions.

And check below for which divisions are participating in the competitions.

Undergraduate Student Poster Competition

Open to:

All current undergraduate students, or students who graduated within the last four months, in all branches of chemistry and related chemical sciences.

Posters may be based on any research performed as an undergraduate student.

Deadline:

March 15, 2011.

Divisions and Prizes

1st Place: $150 and 2nd Place: $50 in each of the following divisions:
•Analytical Chemistry  •Biological and Medicinal Chemistry  •Chemical Education  •Environment  •Inorganic Chemistry  •Organic Chemistry  •Physical, Theoretical and Computational Chemistry  •Surface Science

Graduate Student Poster Competition

Open to:

All current graduate students in all branches of chemistry and related chemical sciences.

Posters may be based on any research performed as a graduate student.

Deadline:

March 15, 2011.

Categories and Prizes

1st Place: $200 and 2nd Place: $100 in each of the following categories:
•Analytical Chemistry  •Biological and Medicinal Chemistry  •Chemical Education  •Environment  •Inorganic Chemistry  •Organic Chemistry  •Physical, Theoretical and Computational Chemistry  •Surface Science

Student Oral Competitions

Some divisions will offer prizes for students delivering oral presentations.

Deadline:

February 15, 2011.

Please note that depending on demand for various symposia, some oral presentations may be changed to poster presentations. In that case, student would then be considered for Poster Competition.