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Student Summit 2017 - Poster Competition

2017 Winners

Submit your energy-related research, or community or campus oriented project to be considered for the Student Poster Competition. This is an excellent opportunity for students to showcase their work, develop business skills, and network with students and professionals.

Topics can include (but are not limited to): efficiency, renewables, technology, education, policy, and environmental impacts. Students must be able to attend the Summit, July 10-12, 2017.

Complete and submit the Student Poster Submission Form by June 16, 2017. Students whose posters are accepted will receive free access to the Summit which includes lodging and meals. Poster setup will take place the afternoon of July 10. Students will be required to be at their posters in the morning and at lunch time on July 11.

Poster Specifications

Competition Awards

Research: Undergraduate/Graduate
Grand Prize: $500
Honorable Mention: $100

Project: Undergraduate/Graduate
Grand Prize: $500
Honorable Mention: $100

Compete in the 2017 Poster Competition

  • $2,400 in Cash Prizes!
  • Network with professionals, leaders and corporations within the industry
  • Resumes of our poster competitors will be distributed throughout our network of prospective employers
  • Competitors receive free access to the 2017 Appalachian Energy Summit including lodging and meals after completing the Student Summit application
  • Hear from world class speakers Majora Carter, Amory Lovins, and David Orr