Oral Presentation Winners

Oral Presentations: Engineering/Physics/Math/Computing
First: Florida International University Chelsie Boodoo
Second: Florida International University Jenniffer Bustillos
Third: Florida International University Christones Michel
Oral Presentations: Life Sciences
First: Wayne State University Maricruz Moya
Second: Florida International University Alexander Durango
Third: Florida International University Martina Cavallini
Oral Presentations: Social Sciences
First: Trinity University Liliana Diaz
Second: Florida International University Kendra Morancy
Third: Cornell University Kimberly Cardenas

Poster Presentation Winners

Poster Presentations: Engineering/Physics/Math/Computing
First: Florida International University Kevin Fundora
Second: Florida International University Anthony Nunez
Third: Florida International University Abigail Ozual
Poster Presentations: Life Sciences
First: Suffolk University Amberly Mendes
Second: Florida International University Mohammad Albassam
Third: Southern Nazarene University Brandon Hart
Poster Presentations: Social Sciences
First: Florida International University Sergio Marquez
Second: Florida International University Francisco G. Ramos
Third: Southern Nazarene University Mohammad Shaikh

The FIU McNair Scholars Research Conference offers a dynamic, interdisciplinary forum in which undergraduate students can share their work, and partake in various professional development experiences, as they prepare to attend graduate school to earn a doctoral degree.  Conference highlights include individual student research presentations, a graduate recruitment fair, speakers and panel discussions, and a pre-conference workshop on the graduate application process.

McNair at FIU
The FIU Ronald E. McNair Post Baccalaureate Achievement Program, which runs the FIU McNair Scholars Research Conference, was established in 2003 and is funded under Title IV of the Higher Education Act of 1965. For more information, click here.

Early Bird - Aug 15, 2016 - $225.00

Standard - Aug 26, 2016 - $250.00

Late - After Aug 26, 2016 - $275.00

September 9, 2016

Who should attend

  • Undergraduate students involved in high-quality research, under the guidance of faculty, but not limited to McNair scholars.
  • University administrators, faculty and staff working with undergraduate students
Florida International University

A member of the State University System of Florida, FIU is an urban, multi-campus, public research university serving its students and the diverse population of South Florida. 


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View the FIU Modesto Maidique Campus Map.  The conference will be held in the Graham Center (On the map, search for Ernest R. Graham Center).

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