Undergraduate and Graduate Student Poster Competition

February 07, 2015

At the Fifteenth Annual 

Multiple Perspectives on Access, Inclusion & Disability: April 13 - 14, 2015 

Held on The Ohio State University's Columbus Campus Poster Submissions are due no later than March 11, 2015 

The Multiple Perspectives Conference encourages students to network with professionals, the community, and scholars who share their interests in disability at its annual student poster reception.  A generous gift from the Ethel Louise Armstrong Foundation will fund awards (Graduate Research - $500; Undergraduate Research $200, Art & Performance $200 and Community Service $100, Class Projects $200) at this year's competition.

Submissions may be based on:

  1. Class Projects & Papers (Award goes to Department to support future projects)
  2. Independent & Supervised Student Research
  3. Community Service & Applied Problem Solving from Service Learning Classes or student organizations
  4. Art & Performance

Posters can take a variety of forms including print material mounted on poster board or display panels or arranged on a table; PowerPoint presentations, web pages or video presentations from your laptop ...

  • Presentation materials must fit on a 3'x6' table or along 6' or less of wall space
  • Presentation materials should present the information in 10 minutes or less
  • Presenters or their designee must be present to interact with the audience
  • Presenters must provide their own equipment

Visit these sites for tips on developing a poster presentation:

Students and teams of students who wish to present a poster must send the following information to [email protected] no later than March 11, 2015.

  1. Title
  2. Short Title - 12 word maximum
  3. Poster Format (Print, Model, PowerPoint, Video, ...)
  4. Description of their proposed poster topic - 250 word maximum
  5. E-mail address, phone number, and surface mail address of coordinating presenter
  6. As appropriate, university, department, grant, course or student organization affiliation
  7. A letter of support from a faculty member or organization advisor associated with the project
  8. Name of individual, Department or Organization to receive cash award should the project win.

Please Note:

The full conference fees will be waived and lunch provided for presenters of accepted proposals. Presenters are responsible for their own travel and lodging.

The Multiple Perspectives Conference is hosted by Ohio State University's ADA Coordinator's Office is made possible thanks to the generosity of the Ethel Louise Armstrong Foundation Endowment Fund and ongoing support from The Ohio State University's Office of Diversity and Inclusion and the Center for Disability Empowerment.

Celebrate Our Progress - Write Our Future History (http://ada.osu.edu/conferences/2015Conf/2015conf.html) at the 2015 Multiple Perspcetives Conference, April 13-14.