EMC Student Awards

Oral Presentation Award—$500

  • Student presenters may self-nominate by submitting an NSF-style biosketch and a 1-page narrative about the motivation and novelty of the research. See the application here.
  • The application deadline is April 21 at 11:59 pm EST. Submit all application materials as a single pdf file to EMCawards@mrs.org.
  • An awards committee will review self-nominations, along with submitted abstracts, to select a maximum of 10 student finalists to present their work during a special session of the conference. 
  • Conference Committee Members and Invited Organizers will score presentations during the special session.

Poster Award—$100

  • All student poster presenters are eligible for the poster award; however, the student must be present with the poster during the poster session to be considered for the award. (An application is not required to be considered for the Poster Award.)
  • Conference Committee Members and Invited Organizers will score posters during the poster session.