Now Accepting Abstracts for the 2020 Emerging Researchers National (ERN) Conference in STEM
2020 Emerging Researchers National (ERN) Conference in STEM. Washington, D.C. | February 6-8, 2020 |
The Emerging Researchers National (ERN) Conference in STEM is now open for
graduate and undergraduate students’ abstract submissions from participants of
the following programs:
● Alliance for Graduate Education and the Professoriate (AGEP)
● Centers of Research Excellence in Science and Technology (CREST)
● Emerging Frontiers in Research and Innovation (EFRI-REM) Scholars;
● Hispanic Serving Institutions (HSI)
● Historically Black Colleges and Universities Undergraduate Program (HBCU-UP)
● Louis Stokes Alliances for Minority Participation (LSAMP) and LSAMP Bridges to
● National Society of Black Physicists (NSBP) Scholars*
● Research in Disabilities Education (RDE)
● Research Experiences for Undergraduates (REUs)
● Tribal Colleges and Universities Program (TCUP)
For additional conference details or to submit your abstract for the ERN Conference,
please visit the ERN Conference Student Abstract Submission Site.
*Submission Deadline: Friday, September 27th at 12 midnight (PST).
ERN is hosted by the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS),
Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) Programs and the National Science Foundation
(NSF) Division of Human Resource Development (HRD), within the Directorate for
Education and Human Resources (EHR). The conference is aimed at college and
university undergraduate and graduate students who participate in programs funded by
the NSF HRD Unit, including underrepresented minorities and persons with disabilities.
Its main focus is on helping undergraduate and graduate students enhance their
science communication skills and understand better how to prepare for science careers
in a global workforce.