Graduate Research Symposium

Join us for the 19th Annual Graduate Research Symposium

The annual Graduate Research Symposium (GRS) is an interdisciplinary graduate student-run conference that showcases astounding research of graduate and professional students. The theme of GRS is Learning Across Disciplines. Such encompasses presentations from various areas of study within graduate certificate, master’s, and doctoral programs. We encourage all graduate students who are conducting or have concluded research to present at the GRS. Presenting affords students the opportunity to share findings, gain experience in presenting scholarly research, and represent our various graduate programs. An additional incentive to all participants is the option to have your presentation judged by an multidisciplinary panel of faculty and expert judges for a monetary prize. We hope to have over 100 presentations this year!

The GRS Planning Committee extends an invitation to the students of other UNC System schools with hopes of highlighting the important work of all graduate students statewide and enjoy a one-day opportunity to network and honor all achievements collectively. Visiting scholars will have a $40 registration fee which will include a program, parking, and food (i.e. a continental breakfast, lunch, and the Awards Reception). Registration will only be assessed in the event your proposal is accepted for presentation.

The Graduate Research Symposium is sponsored by the Graduate & Professional Student Government of UNC Charlotte. Over the years, GRS has been supported by the Dean and staff of The Graduate School, the Center for Graduate Life, Atkins Library, and the Charlotte Research Institute. We are grateful for past sponsorship and support and continue to welcome additional support annually.

We invite you to view the 2018 Program.

Submit your proposal


Contact Us

Please contact the GRS Chair and GPSG Vice President, Jennifer Perry at gpsgvicepresident@uncc.edu or 704-687-7163 for more information and to offer sponsorship and support.

Mailing Address

GPSG Graduate Research Symposium
212-O Student Union
9201 University City Blvd.
Charlotte, NC, 28223

Date

Friday, March 15, 2019

Location

Popp Martin Student Union on the UNC Charlotte campus