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Regional Undergraduate Poster Competition

Don and Cathy Jacobs Science Building - Various Locations
Speaker(s) / Presenter(s):
Dr. Ashley Steelman

University of Kentucky Department of Chemistry
Jacobs Science Building - Atrium (look for check-in table in the Atrium)

The Department of Chemistry at the University of Kentucky will hold its annual Regional Poster Session for Undergraduates on Friday, April 19, 2019.  Come participate in this opportunity to share your research and network with other undergraduate researchers in the region. There is no registration fee!

Abstracts are due by March 29, 2019 at 5 pm.  To submit an abstract and register, click here. Registration is closed

To view a copy of last year's abstract booklet, click here.

Note to UK students: Students in CHE 395 planning to graduate or otherwise conclude their research are required to participate in the Poster Session if they have not done so in the past. 

Schedule of Events:
11:30am - Check-In and Set Up
12:00 - 1:30pm - Group A Presents
1:30pm-3:00pm - Group B Presents
3:30pm - Awards Announced
4:00pm - Departmental Seminar - Dominik Heger - Seminar will take place in CP-114

The poster size should be limited to 4 feet wide and 5.5 feet tall. 

This years poster session will take place in the hallways of the Jacobs Science Building.  You will each have assigned areas on a wall-mounted rail system to hang posters.  Simply find your name and insert the poster nearby.  Please be aware, thumbtacks are prohibited.  Tape deemed appropriate for the walls will be available to secure the corners of the poster.

First Prize


Second Prize


Honorable Mention

2 @ $100

Recent winners include students from:

Belmont University

Berea College
Centre College

Indiana State University
Indiana University Kokomo

Marshall University

Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology
Transylvania University
University of Kentucky
Western Kentucky University


We thank the Lexington Section of the American Chemical Society for graciously funding the awards for this poster session.

Please contact the department if you have questions.