2018 Appalachian Energy Summit Student Poster Competition

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. $2,400 in cash prizes will be awarded.

Topics can include: efficiency, renewables, technology, education, policy, and environmental impacts. Students must be a degree seeking student and able to attend the Summit, July 30,31 & August 1, 2018.

College and University students are invited to complete and submit the Student Poster Submission Form by June 18, 2018. 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 30. Students will be required to be at their posters in the morning and at lunch time on July 31.


Call for Posters

Submit Abstract - Complete form by June 18, 2018. The abstract form is closed. 
*Note: Students who submit abstracts for the Poster Competition must also apply to the AES Student Summit on this page.

Poster Specifications

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Win (in each category):

Grand Prize: $500
Honorable Mention:


  1. Undergraduate Research 
  2. Undergraduate/Graduate Project
  3. Graduate Research
  4. PhD Research

Note: Award categories are subject to change based on submissions received. The decision of the judges shall be final. 

Any questions? Email millerjm1@appstate.edu, 828.262.8913

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