National Council on Undergraduate Research (NCUR)

NCUR - VIRTUAL CONFERENCE

At this annual three-day event, more than 4,000 students present scholarly research, network with peers and faculty mentors, and meet with graduate school and corporate recruiters.

NCUR - National Conferences on Undergraduate Research have been the premier national conferences devoted exclusively to undergraduate student research and creativity in all disciplines for 35 years. 

Conference - APRIL 4-8, 2021  CRITICAL DATES

ABSTRACT SUBMISSION DEADLINES

Mid-September 2021 Abstract Submissions Open
Late October 2021 Early-Bird Abstract Submissions Deadline
Mid-November 2021 Abstract Submissions Deadline
April 1, 2022 NCUR 2022 @home Orientation
April 4-8, 2022 Main NCUR 2022 @home event 
April 11, 2022 Celebratory Reflection and Award Ceremony

REGISTRATION DEADLINES

  • Undergraduate Student Early Registration Rate - TBD - GCSU Students identify to NCUR to send bill for registration fee to Georgia College & State University
  • Undergraduate Student Early Bird Registration Rate - January 1-31, 2021 - GCSU Students identify to NCUR to send bill for registration fee to Georgia College & State University
  • Undergraduate Student Regular Registration Rate - February 1-March 19, 2021 - GCSU Students identify to NCUR to send bill for registration fee to Georgia College & State University {LEAST preferable - Strive to Register Early)
  • Faculty Early Bird Registration Rate - January 1-31, 2021
  • Faculty Regular Registration Rate - Feb 1 - March 19, 2021

NECESSARY SUBMISSION STEPS

Step 1: Submit your 2021 abstract to NCUR - for more details about NCUR, click on this link: NCUR - WHEN SUBMITTING THE ABSTRACT IDENTIFY DR. DOREEN SAMS AS THE CAMPUS CONTACT/LIAISON (if you fail to do this, we cannot reimburse your NCUR registration.

Step 2: Watch for Abstract presentation decision NCUR for Early Decisions (those submitting by Nov. 1, 2020) will be December 7, 2020). 
For those submitting by Dec. 1, 2020, will be January 2021.

Step 4: Once your abstract is accepted, and you are SURE you will be able to attend (first two presenters only), go to NCUR to register for the conference between January and February 2021. 

Step 5: Before attending click on the following link and watch this important video: 
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NCUR Registration

Registration for NCUR: Click on this link to create an account and to log in to register - NCUR registration

NCUR Contact

FOR MORE DETAILS CONTACT: Dr. Doreen Sams at 478-445-0966 or email us at urace@gcsu.edu.

NCUR Past Conferences

NATIONAL CONFERENCE ON UNDERGRADUATE RESEARCH - KENNESAW GEORGIA 2019 PHOTOS 

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NATIONAL CONFERENCE ON UNDERGRADUATE RESEARCH - EDMOND OKLAHOMA 2018 PHOTOS and VIDEOS

Plenary Speech Saturday NCUR 2018 - Click here NCUR1

Plenary Speech Thursday NCUR 2018 - Click here NCUR2

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NATIONAL CONFERENCE ON UNDERGRADUATE RESEARCH - MEMPHIS TENNESSEE 2017 PHOTOS

Of the 380 colleges and universities that sent students to participate in the National Conference for Undergraduate Research (NCUR), Georgia College ranked 27 in sending the most students. In all, twenty-eight Georgia College students participated in the conference. The complete list of top schools participating in NCUR is on the document link below. Scroll below for photos of Georgia College students and faculty mentors at the conference. 

NCUR 2018 Institution Participation Rankings
NCUR 2017 Institution Participation Rankings