AKRON (March 1, 2011)—The ACS Rubber Division is seeking abstracts from college and university graduate/doctoral and undergraduate students for presentations at the 8th Annual Student Colloquium next fall.
The division said it will accept abstracts for both papers and posters in the areas of rubber and elastomers. Students giving oral presentations are required to have written papers.
The first seven participants in both categories to submit abstracts will be eligible for up to $500 in travel reimbursement. All participants can compete for four scholarships in the amount of $1,500 each in the areas of Best Graduate Paper, Best Undergraduate Paper, Best Graduate Poster and Best Undergraduate Poster, the division said.
The student colloquium will take place Oct. 12 during the division's meeting and Rubber Expo & Advanced Materials in Health Care trade show at the Cleveland International Exhibition Center. The deadline to submit an abstract is Oct. 12.
For more information, visit the division website at www.rubber.org, or call Linda McClure at [email protected]