Maryland Center for Undergraduate Rresearch at the University of Maryland

Undergraduate Research Day

Wednesday, April 26, 2017, 1:00-4:00 p.m. - Grand Ballroom, Adele Stamp Student Union

Proposal submission deadline: Monday, April 17, 2017

This event is proudly sponsored by the Office of Undergraduate Studies and the Maryland Libraries.  Undergraduate Research Day is held every April. Undergraduate Research Day 2016 was a great success.

With students involved in so many research opportunities, Undergraduate Research Day provides the perfect opportunity for them to share their work with the campus community.  Held each April, Undergraduate Research Day showcases current research, scholarship, and artistic endeavors.  Presentations, posters, and performances are open to the public and over 600 students participated in 2016, presenting 200 individual or team research projects.  Any work conducted as a part of a campus course, internship, or program is eligible for presentation.

IMPORTANT:  All posters should be designed for 36 x 48-inch dimensions, either portrait or landscape orientation. If your poster must be another size, please include the estimated size of your poster under Other Information when you submit your proposal or email this information to

If you would like advice on designing your research poster, take a look at our Research Poster web page.

Proposals are due on Monday, April 17, 2017.

INSTRUCTIONS: To submit a proposal for 2017 Undergraduate Research Day:

  1. Download the 2017 Proposal Form.
  2. Student presenters should complete part 1 of this form by hand.
  3. Faculty sponsors should complete part 2.
  4. Students should submit the completed proposal form preferably as a scanned email attachment to Alternatively, you can submit the proposal by hand to the National Scholarships Office at 2403 Marie Mount Hall. Submissions are due on Monday, April 17, 2017.

For more information on poster design, please visit the Creating a Research Poster page. Many students use the Engineering Copy Center here on campus to print their posters. Check them out here.

Maryland Center for Undergrauate Research at the Uniersity of Maryland

Maryland Center for Undergraduate Research
Phone: 301-314-6786  |  Email:
1201 Marie Mount Hall, University of Maryland
College Park, MD 20742
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