Abstract Submission Guidelines

Penn State Behrend - Sigma Xi Undergraduate Research and Creative Accomplishments Conference

Abstract Submission Guidelines

  • Abstract must specify either oral or poster presentations.
  • Submitters must choose most appropriate academic discipline.

Title Guidelines

  • 250 characters (not including spaces)
  • Do not begin with an article (a, an, or the)
  • Do not end the title with punctuation
  • Do capitalize first and all important words in title

Abstract Guidelines

  • 2,000 characters (not including spaces)
  • Minimize the use of special characters or mathematical formulas
  • Please denote formatting or special characters as shown below
    • Italic text: S. aureus​ = /S. aureus/
    • Greek letters: b = (beta), B = (Beta)
    • Superscripts: X= X^2
    • Subscripts: H2O = H_2O​

​Online Abstract Submission

If you have any questions about submitting, please contact the Penn State Behrend School of Science office at 814-898-6150 or email Talia Smock at [email protected].