Undergraduate Research Conferences

Local Interdisciplinary Undergraduate Research Conferences

RISE ABOVE Undergraduate Research Forum
Milligan College
April 14, 2015 (Abstracts due March 20, 2015)

Students at Milligan will have a chance to present their research to an audience of their peers and faculty. All 499C students are encouraged to present even if they have already presented elsewhere and students not enrolled in 499C are welcome to present faculty-sponsored research projects. Poster and oral presentation options will be available. More information about registering to come.

Third Annual Undergraduate Classics Conference
The University of Tennessee
February 8, 2014 (Abstracts due November 15, 2013)

The 2014 Undergraduate Classics Conference will pertain to a wide variety of topics concerning the classical world. Abstracts will be considered from any discipline within classical studies (archaeology, history, philology, etc.) or a related field.

13th Annual Stone Campbell Journal Conference
Johnson University, Knoxville, TN
March 14-15, 2014

God in Culture: Music, Movies, and Contemporary Life

The Stone-Campbell Journal is designed for students, scholars, and ministers of the Stone-Campbell Restoration Movement who think deeply about the Bible, theology, and issues related to our common heritage. The 13th annual SCJ conference will be hosted by Johnson University, Knoxville, TN, on March 14-15, 2014. Presentations by students are welcome.

38th Annual Appalachian Studies Conference
East Tennessee State University
March 27-39, 2015 (Proposals due October 17)

Download a conference flyer.

Appalachia is a region of Many Mountains, Many Musics. This year's conference challenges you to view Appalachia from a fresh perspective and consider its emergence as a creative, dynamic force.

29th National Conference on Undergraduate Research (NCUR)
Eastern Washington University
April 16-18, 2015

The mission of the National Conference on Undergraduate Research (NCUR) is to promote undergraduate research scholarship and creative activity done in partnership with faculty or other mentors as a vital component of higher education.

Visit the conference website for submission deadlines and other important dates.

ETSU Appalachian Student Research Forum
East Tennessee State University
April 8, 2015 (Abstracts due March 5)

The ETSU Appalachian Student Research Forum is an annual event in which undergraduate, graduate and medical students as well as post-doctoral fellows and medical residents present their research in a formal setting.  The Forum is open to all colleges and universities within the Appalachian region. Participation is free!

Blue Ridge Undergraduate Research Conference
Lincoln Memorial University
March 14-15, 2014

The Blue Ridge Undergraduate Research Conference invites undergraduate students from institutions throughout the Southern Appalachian region to present their research projects in a high-quality, low-pressure forum at minimal cost. 

Additional conferences can be found on the Council on Undergraduate Research website.


Council on Undergraduate Research