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National McNair Scholars Research Competition and Graduate School Fair

OCTOBER 9, 2014 • UNIVERSITY OF DELAWARE • Newark, Delaware

McNair Scholars Research Competition and Graduate School Fair
October 9, 2014  •  University of Delaware

Call for Poster Proposals

Poster abstracts may be submitted in all disciplines.

  • Extended deadline—Abstract proposals are due September 29, 2014
  • You will be notified regarding your finalist status as a presenter.
  • Once accepted, all poster presenters must register for this event (free). Once your poster abstract has been accepted, click here to register for McNair Scholars Research Competition (at no cost) by completing the online participant information form by September 30, 2014.

Posters: Easels, poster boards, and tacks will be provided. Posters will be accepted for presentation on a first-come, first-served basis. Posters will be judged and evaluated. Prizes will be presented to first, second and third place winners.

Abstract Format: Click here to view a sample abstract. The online abstract submission form requires the following information:

  1. Presentation title
  2. Student's name
  3. Name of college or university
  4. Mentor's name
  5. 150-word abstract text
  6. General research category (Business and Economics, Education, Engineering, Environmental Science, Fine Arts, Health Sciences, Humanities, Public Policy, Sciences, Social Sciences, Urban Affairs, Other)

Abstract Submission: All research abstracts must be submitted online. If you have any questions, please write to