Tennessee Posters at the Capitol is an annual event that draws undergraduate researchers from institutions across the state to interact with state legislators. Each year, ETSU sends 7 students to present posters of their work for this event.
For 2022, posters are limited to STEM disciplines. Topics should fall under science, technology, engineering, or math to qualify. Please see the NSF definition of STEM.
The lead institution in coordinating the event is MTSU.
Posters for 2022
DATE: Wednesday, February 16 (departing Johnson City on Feb 15, returning evening of the 16th).
ELIGIBILITY: Any ETSU undergraduate student researcher who is supervised by an ETSU faculty scholar member. Students from STEM majors are welcome to apply.
APPLICATION DEADLINE: Submission portal is closed for 2022.
IDENTIFY LEGISLATORS: The form requires that applicants identify their state legislators. To find your Representative and Senator for Tennessee's State Assembly, visit here.
SELECTION: We will seek to notify applicants within a week following the deadline.
TERMS: Selectees must confirm their commitment to participate.
TRAVEL & EXPENSES: Student participants will travel as a cohort, accompanied by the Director of Undergraduate Research & Creative Activities. There will be no cost to students for accommodation, travel, or meals. Further details will be provided following the selection process.