Deadline to submit applications for the Undergraduate Research Symposium on South Asia

Deadline | March 23 | -5 p.m. | 10 Stephens Hall


 Institute for South Asia Studies

About the Undergraduate Research Symposium
Reaching across disciplines, this symposium serves as a space to showcase the research of UC Berkeley undergraduate students focusing on South Asia. The third annual symposium will take place at the Institute for South Asia Studies on Tuesday, May 1, 2018 from 4-7 PM. Selected students will present their original thesis work to UC Berkeley faculty, ISAS staff, and their peers.

Must have upper class standing.
Must be either enrolled in a departmental honors or capstone thesis program.
Thesis must be original research.
Must be available on Tues, May 1, 2018 from 4-7 PM.

How to Apply:
Please complete the application form by 5 PM on Friday, March 23, 2018.
Abstracts must be limited to 2000 characters (about 250 words).
Program Timeline
Applicants will be informed of the outcome of their application starting April 2, 2018.
Those that are selected for the symposium will be required to submit their final thesis title and abstract by Monday, April 23, 2018.
The symposium will be held on Tuesday, May 1, 2018.
Presentations must be 15 minutes each and will be followed by a five minute response from ISAS faculty.
The symposium will conclude with a reception honoring the work of our undergraduate students.

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Please email with any questions regarding the symposium.