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ISU Research and Creative Works Symposium

Research and Creative Works Symposium

This event is an opportunity for undergrad and graduate students alike of all disciplines and degree levels to present their in-progress or completed scholarly or creative works for a chance to win big bucks!

Event Information

We invite all students to the ISU Research and Creative Works Symposium on Wednesday, March 13, 2024. This event is an opportunity for students of all disciplines to showcase and present their scholarly and creative works.  

Students may present their in-progress or completed research from literature reviews, research projects, capstone projects, case studies, grant proposals, humanitarian trips, class papers, and other related scholarly or creative work. Students may participate in one category including, Poster Presentation, Oral Presentation, and/or Creative Works. The Oral Presentation category will be in-person with the option to Zoom and present/participate from distance campuses. For the Poster session, students can choose to present their work either on the Pocatello or Meridian campus. However, the Creative Works category will only be available for presenting on the Pocatello campus.

A $1000 cash prize is granted to the winning presenter(s) in each subject category for graduate students and $500 for the top 3 awards for undergraduate/PharmD students.

See below for descriptions and submission guidelines. To help answer any questions and show examples from previous years, we will be hosting three 1 Hour Information Sessions. See below for details.

Submission

Submit your abstract via our SUBMISSION FORM by NOON on Wednesday, February 21, 2024 priority deadline. Submission deadlines in select categories may be extended.

Presentation Category

Select a presentation category you wish to present your work.  Students may present in one or more categories.

  • Poster Presentation
  • Oral Presentation
  • Creative Works

The Oral Presentation category will be in-person with the option to Zoom and present/participate from distance campuses. For the Poster session, students can choose to present their work either on the Pocatello or Meridian campus. However, the Creative Works category will only be available for presenting on the Pocatello campus.

Subject Category

Select a subject category that best represents your work. Your category does not need to coincide with your current graduate program.  If you wish to present work in different subject categories, please submit a separate submission for each abstract. 

  • Biological & Natural Sciences
  • Business, Economics & Public Administration
  • Education, Learning Training
  • Engineering, Physical & Mathematical Sciences
  • Health, Nutrition & Clinical Sciences
  • Humanities, Behavioral & Social Sciences
  • Or Creative Works [for those who are submitting creative works display]

Abstracts

Abstracts should be no more than 300 words, including an introduction/artistic statement, materials and methods, results, and conclusion.

Acceptance/Denial

All submitters will be notified of acceptance/denial after the deadline. 

Insider Sessions

Date

Time Zoom Link
Friday, February 2, 2024 12:00 - 12:45 p.m. Join via Zoom 
Wednesday, February 7, 2024 11:00 - 11:45 a.m. Join via Zoom 
Thursday, February 15, 2024 4:00 - 4:45 p.m.  Join via Zoom 

Planning Committee Contact Information

Tracy Collum - tracycollum@isu.edu

Angie Callaway - callange@isu.edu

Anna Siddoway - annasiddoway@isu.edu

Sonia Martinez - soniamartinez@isu.edu

Elaine Nguyen - elainenguyen@isu.edu

Students listening to keynote speaker at GRSDr. Adam Bradford addressing the students at GRS

student presenting at GRSrow of TVs displaying GRS student posters

student presenting at GRSstudent presenting at GRS