Call for Undergraduate Student Research Papers | 10th Annual Collin College Undergraduate Interdisciplinary Student Research Conference

For presentation at The 10th Annual Collin College Undergraduate Interdisciplinary Student Research Conference. April 24, 2019. Plano Campus. 2800 East Spring Creek Parkway Plano, Texas 75074

THEME: Research across the Disciplines

  • Including Research Papers, Literature Reviews, Research Manuscripts, Research Reports, Service Learning Research, Scientific Experiment Research, Exploratory Research, etc.

OPEN TO: Undergraduate students at both 2-year and 4-year institutions. Students who complete their undergraduate degree in Dec. 2018 are eligible for conference consideration.

Prizes & recognition awarded for Top Paper in 2 categories!                                                                                            

 *4-year University students                  *2-year College students

Only completed research will be considered for Top Paper Awards


  • Group/Panel Presentation (a group of students who have written different research papers over a similar topic verbally explain their research to an audience. An expert makes comments. Ends with Q & A)
  • Individual Student Paper Presentation (exactly like the Panel Presentation explained above, except the individual students on the panel do not know each other prior to the conference presentation)
  • Roundtable (student(s) lead the audience through an interactive discussion of their group research)
  • Performance (student(s) present their research to an audience in the form of a rehearsed performance)
  • Poster boards (student(s) present their research to hallway passersby in the form of designed poster boards. This is similar in style to a Science Fair presentation)
  • Professor-Sponsored Panel (a small group of students, who have been sponsored by a faculty member, verbally explain their research to an audience. Ends with Q & A. NOTE: This is the only submission that does not come from a student, but rather from the sponsoring faculty member)

*Researchers who do not indicate which presentation style they prefer will be placed in a panel.

SUBMISSION DEADLINE: March 1, 2019                                                                


1) send an e-mail to

2) Type the title of your paper in the subject line

3) In the e-mail body, include the following information:

– I am from a 2-year school. I am from a 4-year school (pick one)

– The name of my current school is _____________________________________

– I am submitting my own, singular work. I am submitting as part of a larger group (pick one)

NOTE: If you are submitting as part of a group, attach all papers to this one e-mail. You are the representative/primary contact for this group. In order to make certain all group members are in the know, however, you should make certain to CC all group members in the submission e-mail.

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