Over 400 students from more than 40 colleges and universities will present posters, workshops, and lectures. Recruiters from graduate schools from throughout the US will also be attending.

FURC is on February 21-22, 2014

About FURC

  • The Florida Undergraduate Research Conference (FURC) is an annual event open to all undergraduate researchers in the state of Florida to present their research in a poster forum. Every year the conference will be hosted at a different university in the state on the last weekend in February. In addition to research presentations, there are also exhibitors from graduate programs and other opportunities targeted for students involved in undergraduate research.
  • Planning for this event occurs at the Florida Statewide Symposium each fall. The past and future Florida Undergraduate Research Conferences are as follows

  • 2011: University of North Florida, Jacksonville
  • 2012: Stetson University, Deland
  • 2013: University of Florida, Gainesville
  • 2014: Florida International University, Miami
  • 2015: Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, Daytona Beach
  • 2016: University of Tampa, Tampa

Timeline and Deadline

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  • Abstracts Open: October 15, 2013
  • Vendor Reservations Close: January 15, 2014
  • Early Registration: December 6, 2013
  • Abstracts Due: January 6, 2014
  • Registration Opens: January 14, 2014
  • Registration Closes: January 31, 2014
  • FURC 2014: February 21-22, 2014

Honors College at Florida International University


About FIU

Florida International University is a vibrant, student-centered public research university, ideally located in Miami, that is worlds ahead in its commitment to learning, research, entrepreneurship, innovation, and creativity so that our graduates are prepared to succeed in a global market. There will be over 50,000 students attending FIU in the fall. The university is number 1 in the nation in awarding bachelor's and master's degrees to Hispanic students. (Read More →)

About The Honors College

The Honors College at FIU is a community of dedicated scholars—outstanding students and committed teachers—who work together in an atmosphere usually associated with small private colleges, but with all of the resources of a major state university. It has its own innovative curriculum that includes exciting interdisciplinary seminars during the first two years and as well as more discipline-specific courses in the upper division. Over 1,400 students from almost every major at FIU are enrolled for the 2013-2014 academic year. ARCH - Advanced Research and Creativity in Honors is the college's undergraduate research initiative. The program provides opportunities to students to engage in supervised research and creative projects under the supervision of FIU faculty experts from all academic areas. (Read More →)

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