VCU Honors College

Research Opportunities

Undergraduate research conferences

Upcoming conferences

Active Citizens Conference
Proposals Due: January 23, 2017
Dates: Saturday, February 17, 2017
Location: College of William & Mary, Mason School of Business, Williamsburg, VA

American Anthropological Association Annual Meeting
Abstracts due: April 15, 2017 (If you are not an AAA member, you must pay the non-member registration fee).
Dates: November 29-December 3, 2017
Location: Washington, D.C.

American Chemical Society National Meeting and Exposition

Abstracts due: Varies by Subject
Dates: April 2-6, 2017
Location: San Diego, CA
Format: Oral

Butler University Undergraduate Research Conference
Abstracts Due: February 15, 2017
Theme: Civic Engagement: Advocacy and Agency for Empowering Communities
Register by: February 15, 2017
Dates: March 7, 2017

National Collegiate Honors Council Conference
Dates: November 8, 2017-November 12, 2017
Location: Atlanta, Georgia

National Conference on Undergraduate Research
Abstracts due: Dec. 2, 2016
Dates: April 6-8, 2017
Location: University of Memphis
Format: Poster and oral

National Undergraduate Literature Conference
Abstracts due: January 14, 2017
Dates: March 30-April 1, 2017
Location: Weber State University, Ogden, Utah
Format: Oral

Posters on the Hill
Abstracts due: November 4, 2016
Dates: TBD
Location: Washington, D.C.
Format: Posters

Southern Regional Honors Council Conference
Abstracts due: February 1, 2017
Dates: March 30-April 1, 2017
Theme: Diving Into Diversity: Opportunities and Obligations in Honors Education
Location: Asheville, North Carolina
Format: Posters and Oral

VCU Political Science Student Research Conference
Dates: TBD, Spring 2017
Location: VCU

VCU Poster Symposium for Undergraduate Research and Creativity
Abstracts due: TBD
Date: TBD
Location: VCU
Format: Poster and creative scholarship

Virginia Collegiate Honors Council (VCHC) Spring Conference
Abstracts due: March 3, 2017
Date: April 7-8, 2017
Location: Old Dominion University, Norfolk, VA
Format: Poster, oral, or creative presentation

More information

For more information, contact Jacqueline Smith-Mason, Ph.D., at (804) 828-1803 or