Summer Student Science Symposium 2017
Wednesday, July 26, 2017
Delta Research and Extension Services
Major Sponsors: USDA-ARS and Mississippi State University
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Dr. Nacer Bellaloui, Chair
Dr. Sukumar Saha, Co-Chair
Dr. Ham Benghuzzi, Advisor
University of Mississippi Medical Center
Submission and Notifications Deadlines
Submission of 200-word Short Abstract:
July 15, 2017: Submission Closes (11 PM CST USA)
July 20, 2017: Notification of Abstract Acceptance
The symposium is designed to bring student researchers (undergraduates and graduates) across all branches of science divisions to present their research findings through poster presentation and interact with their peers and the scientific communities; explore career opportunities; make personal contacts that can lead to job opportunities; receive information from potential employers; enhance communication and networking skills; establish professional relationships; find out about internships and job opportunities with companies, universities, and USDA-ARS.
Who should attend:
Students conducting research in the areas of agriculture and plant sciences; molecular biology, pathology, entomology, genetics, chemistry, health sciences, outcomes and population or related subjects are highly encouraged to participate and compete for prestigious awards.
Awards and recognitions:
The first, second, and third place of poster presentations (Undergraduate and Graduate) will receive a Certificate and cash awards; and fourth, fifth, and sixth will receive Certificates; all student participants will receive honorable mention certificate from the Mississippi Academy of Sciences.