The 2015 Rural Futures Conference poster competition is open for undergraduate and graduate students who wish to present a poster on “big idea” research questions that showcase new knowledge and bold ideas.
Participants must submit a 250-word abstract by Sept. 18 to be considered for the competition. Up to $1,500 in cash will be awarded in the undergraduate category and up to $2,000 in cash in the graduate category.
The deadline for submission is Sept. 18. For more details on the submission guidelines, prizes and deadlines, phone 402-472-4977 or click here. Complete details on additional engagement opportunities and the entire conference agenda are available here. For the latest information follow Rural Futures on Twitter or Facebook.
Posters will be presented at the National Rural Futures Conference (RFC) set for Oct. 21-23. The conference aims to engage University of Nebraska faculty, staff and students — along with community and organizational partners — in envisioning a brighter future for rural communities.