The 2019 Purdue Undergraduate Research Conference is an opportunity for students to showcase the scholarly work and creative endeavors they have been engaged in at Purdue. The 2019 Conference will include a day of oral presentations (April 4 from 1-4pm) and a day-long poster symposium (April 9).

This site shall be used to submit a paper by March 1, 2019 to be considered for an oral presentation or an abstract by March 1, 2019 to be consider for the poster symposium.

Use the "Submit Event" link on the left to upload your submission.

Please note: Paper submissions not chosen to deliver an oral presentation will have the abstracts be automatically considered for the poster symposium.

If you have any questions about the submission process or participating in the 2019 Purdue Undergraduate Research Conference, please email

Abstract Assistance

"Bad vs. Good Abstract" by Elsevier

"How to write an abstract/annotation" by Purdue Libraries

"Writing Report Abstracts" by Purdue Online Writing Lab

Abstract Tip: Have it proofread by those you are working with, your research mentor(s), and friends to ensure it is grammatically correct and understandable.

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