Emerging Researchers National (ERN) Conference in STEM 


The Emerging Researchers National (ERN) Conference in Stem is hosted by the American Association for the Advancement of Science, Education and Human Resources Program and the National Science Foundation Division of Human Resource Development. The purpose of this conference is to help undergraduate and graduate students continue to develop their communication skills as well as help prepare them for professions in science. As a result, the conference is comprised of poster and oral presentations, workshops to help teach strategies when applying for graduate school, and  workshops on how to find opportunities in research all over the country and world. Underrepresented minorities are encouraged to apply. 


The conference will be held in Washington, DC, on February 22-24, 2018.

  • The conference registration deadline is January 18, 2018.
  • The deadline for abstract submissions is midnight (PST) on Friday, October 13, 2017.
  • Abstract rejection and acceptance notification emails will be sent to all primary authors on December 1, 2017.


For more information, visit http://new.emerging-researchers.org/