The annual VSGC Student Research Conference showcases student scholars from UVA, Virginia Tech, ODU, William and Mary and Hampton University. It is a day devoted to STEM research and celebration of our student research scholars accomplishments.

Photographs from the 2019 conference held at Hampton University.

VSGC Student Research Conference

In 2020 due to the Covid pandemic, the SRC was canceled.  The Student Research Conference will be scheduled for 2021 in late March-early April. Please check back later for a specific date and time.

In 2019, 34 Graduate Research Fellows and 12 Undergraduate Scholars presented the results of their research at the annual Student Research Conference held at Hampton University.


Graduate Fellows delivered a ten-minute oral presentation followed by five-minute question and answer sessions. These presentations were organized around research areas such as Aerospace, Structures and Materials, Applied Physics, Astrophysics/Planetary Science, Applied Science, and more.


Undergraduate Scholars provided poster presentations to attendees during two thirty-minute sessions


A luncheon was held to honor the Scholars and Fellows during the conference.


The Student Research Conference has highlighted the Scholars and Fellows research annually since 2005.

Please visit our scholarship and fellowship programs:

Graduate Research Fellowships

Undergraduate Research Scholarships

Community College Scholarships

STEM Bridge Scholarship Program

2018-2019 winners can be found here.

2017-2018 winners can be found here.

Any questions can be directed to Joyce Kuberek

Next Conference: April 17, 2020

2019-2020 Winners:

Short biographies of the Scholarship and Fellowship winners can be found here.

2018-2019 Winners:

Short biographies of the Scholarship and Fellowship winners can be found here.


The conference was held at Hampton University this year. More information can be found on the attached flyer.

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