Upcoming Conferences



Emerging Researchers National Conference - ERN

The Emerging Researchers National Conference in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) is hosted by the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), Education and Human Resources (EHR) and the National Science Foundation (NSF) Division of Human Resource Development (HRD), within the Directorate for Education and Human Resources (EHR).

The conference is aimed at college and university undergraduate and graduate students who participate in programs funded by the NSF HRD Unit, including underrepresented minorities and persons with disabilities. Fore more information, please follow this link http://www.emerging-researchers.org



Florida Undergraduate Research Conference - FURC

The Florida Undergraduate Research Conference is one of the nation's largest multi-disciplinary research conferences. It is an annual event open to all undergraduate researchers in the state of Florida to present their research in a poster forum. Every year the conference will be hosted at a different university in the state on the last weekend of February. In addition to presentations, there are also exhibitors from graduate programs and other opportunities targeted for students involved in graduate research. For more information, please visit http://www.ut.edu/furc



Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REU) - Oregon State University

This program generally supports 10 undergraduate students and will run for eight weeks during the summers of 2015, 2016, and 2017. This site contains links to more detailed descriptions of the program, potential projects, and application information. Please visit http://math.oregonstate.edu/~math_reu/


The Annual Berkeley Edge Conference

The annual Berkeley Edge Conference brings *underrepresented students who are competitively eligible for our Ph.D. programs to the Berkeley campus. The conference introduces prospective students to faculty in the science, mathematics, and engineering departments. It offers students the opportunity to tour campus research facilities and national laboratories. 

It provides pragmatic advice about Berkeley's graduate program application process and the process for winning fellowships. The 2015 conference will be held November 5 - 8, 2015 at the University of California, Berkeley. For further information, please contact us at [email protected] or visit http://bsn.berkeley.edu/bec2013


Peach State LSAMP - 2015 Fall Symposium & Research Conference:

This year's theme is A Decade of Excellence in STEM: Promoting a Culture of Research & Professionalism. Sessions will be available for both professional development and enhancement featuring concurrent oral and poster presentations from undergraduate student research. The exhibitor fair will include numerous graduate schools, government agencies, corporations and businesses that will be on-site to recruit students and expose them to opportunities in their respective programs. 

To find out more, click here.

Dr. Maurice Edington, Director
Provides leadership and governance for the successful implementation of the program model at partner institutions

J. Byron Greene, Assoc. Director
Provides administrative management; strategic planning and effective program operations of the alliance

Edna Cofield, Program Manager
Manages program compliance for the alliance and FGLSAMP program implementation at FAMU