University of California, Riverside

Undergraduate Research, Scholarship and Creative Activity

Symposium Submission


Symposium Abstract Proposals



All UCR undergraduate students are encouraged to submit an abstract of their oral or poster presentation. Enclosed is the Application Form for the Undergraduate Research Symposium. Please provide the information for each item as requested. If you have any doubts or questions, please contact Nancy Kameya (email:, tel: 951.827.2612).

1. Read the instructions carefully before submitting!
2. Email your abstract with the title, abstract, and the required abstract submission guidelines form as a Word (.doc or .docx) or .rtf attachment to
3. If your abstract contains special characters, fax a copy of it with the special characters marked and the name of the typeface used to Nancy Kameya at 951.827.7745 in addition to the e-mail submission.
4. Provide the contact information as requested for each co-Author and your Faculty Mentor.
5. Be sure to obtain your faculty mentor’s signature before you submit your abstract.

Please note that the best oral and poster presentations will be recognized, and these will be announced during the Closing Remarks. In addition, it is our pleasure to announce that  Vice Provost Steven Brint will provide the early morning opening remarks to kick off the oral presentations, and Chancellor Kim Wilcox will inaugurate the poster session at noon. We ask that you make every effort to attend these sessions as well as the other sessions.

Questions? Concerns? Be sure to check out our FAQ on our website. Thank you!

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