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Department of Chemistry Regional Undergraduate Poster Competition

Jacobs Science Building

UK Department of Chemistry Regional Undergraduate Poster Competition

Jacobs Science Building - Second and Third floors (check-in located in JSB 261M)

The Department of Chemistry at the University of Kentucky will hold its annual Regional Poster Session for Undergraduates on Friday, March 31, 2023. 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 Friday, March 17, 2023. To submit an abstract and register, click here.

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 Competition if they have not done so in the past.

Please contact the department if you have questions.



Schedule of Events


Check-in and set up posters

Jacobs Science Building (JSB), Room 261M

Posters should remain on display 12:00pm-3:00pm


Group A Presents

Posters located on the second and third floors of JSB

Group B Presents

Posters located on the second and third floors of JSB
3:00pm-3:30pm Networking Break

Awards Ceremony

Jacobs Science Building (JSB), Room 261M

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

The Undergraduate Poster Competition will take place in the hallways of the Jacobs Science Building. Participants 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 $300
Second Prize $200
Honorable Mention 3 @ $100 each

Past winners include students from:

Asbury University
Ball State University
Belmont University
Berea College
Centre College
Indiana State University
Indiana 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 competition.


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