Join undergraduate, graduate, and advanced high school students as they compete for awards in recognition of outstanding virtual research presentations on March 17-23, 2014.
The Student Research Showcase Features:
- Obtain approval to present: Email a brief (50 words or less) project description to firstname.lastname@example.org with subject line "Showcase Presentation Description" to obtain pre-approval to present
- Follow registration instructions listed in the pre-approval notification email from Sigma Xi
- Complete registration with payment** by March 10, 2014.
- Create presentation website and submit link to email@example.com by March 10, 2014.
**Registration Fees: $50 non-member rate, $35 active member rate
Co-Presenters on the same project pay one registration fee
Check your membership status (member id number required)
Pay your membership dues (member id number required)
Monetary awards of up to US $200 are to given to the top Graduate, Undergraduate and High School winners within each category. Awards are partly based on the total number of registrants per category and differ year to year. All student presenters will receive a certificate of participation.
2014 Competition Timeline
||Registration and presentation submission deadline 11:59 p.m. Eastern US time
||Verification of student presentation websites
||Publication of student presentations to Showcase competition website
||Judging begins, including discussion period between students and judges
||Judging concludes at 11:00 PM Eastern US time
||Student award winners announced
||Feedback from judges sent to all presenting students
Volunteer as a Judge
Want to serve as a 2014 Student Showcase Competition Judge? Email firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject line "Showcase Competition Judge" for more information.
Judging sections include: Behavioral Sciences, Biochemistry, Cellular & Molecular Biology, Chemistry, Ecology & Evolutionary Biology, Engineering, Environmental Sciences, Geo-Sciences, Math & Computer Science, Physics & Astronomy, Physiology & Immunology and Social Sciences.