Submit Your Abstract – Day 1 (April 4, 2017) Abstract Submission Form - Day 1 Day 1 focuses on arts, business, education, engineering, humanities, law, mathematics, sciences and other topics. Presenter Information School/College Affiliation * - Select One - College of Professional Studies Columbian College of Arts and Sciences Corcoran School of the Arts & Design (CCAS) Elliott School of International Affairs Graduate School of Education and Human Development Law School Milken Institute School of Public Health School of Business School of Engineering and Applied Science School of Media & Public Affairs (CCAS) School of Medicine and Health Sciences School of Nursing Trachtenberg School of Public Policy and Public Administration (CCAS) Status * Student - Undergraduate Student - Graduate Postdoc Staff Faculty Recent Alumni Primary Presenter Name * FirstName LastName Co-Presenter Name FirstName LastName Primary Presenter Email Address * Primary Presenter Phone Number * Primary Presenter Department * Research Mentor Information Research Mentor's/Department Chair's Name * Please enter your research mentor's full name. If you are a faculty member submitting an abstract, please enter your department chair's full name. Research Mentor's/Department Chair's E-mail Address * If you are a faculty member submitting an abstract, please list your department chair's e-mail address. Abstract/Project Information Abstract Category * - Select One - Business Creative Arts Education Engineering Health Sciences Humanities International Affairs Natural Sciences and Mathematics Social Sciences If you indicated the Natural Sciences and Mathematics category, please select the most appropriate subcategory. Chemistry Ecology Mathematics Molecular and Cellular Biology Physical Sciences Statistics Other If you indicated the Social Sciences category, please select the most appropriate subcategory. Economics Media Studies Political Science Psychology Socio-Cultural Studies Other Abstract Title * First Author, Last Name * First Author, First Name * All Other Authors Please include full first and last name of additional authors, separated by commas. Please provide the full text of your abstract and attach a Word document version of your abstract in the fields below. Given space limitations in the printed abstract booklet, abstracts should not exceed 400 words. Please do not include figures, tables or references. Abstract tips and examples are available online. Include the full text of your abstract here * Please limit your abstract to 400 words. Upload your abstract as a Word document * Uploading Files. Please Wait. Drop a file here or click to upload Choose File Maximum upload size: 52.22MB Please limit your document's size to 800KB. Only .doc and .docx files will be accepted. Do you anticipate using electronic media for your presentation (e.g. video, 3D models, interactive, etc.) that would require special set-up considerations? (Please note that we will do our best but may not be able to accommodate every request.) * Yes No If you selected "Yes" to requiring special set-up considerations, please provide more details below. * Special Award Categories We are pleased to announce a number of new poster prizes. In addition to competing in your primary abstract category, you may also opt into any of the special award categories by completing the questions below. Opting into any of the following special award categories means that your poster may be reviewed by additional panels of judges. You will receive further information from the sponsor of each category for which you qualify. Does your project involve community-based participatory research? * Yes No Community-based participatory research is research on significant social issues in collaboration with local residents that will provide potential solutions and contribute to long-term, sustainable change in the community. Does your research advance knowledge and scholarship of marginalized populations and/or related issues of equity, diversity and inclusion? * Yes No Research topics that could qualify for this award include societal challenges in education, criminal justice, employment, housing, voting rights, healthcare, immigration, religious freedom, etc. Do you wish to compete for one of the innovation and entrepreneurship prizes? * Yes No Research that might qualify for these prizes include innovations or technologies that could serve as the basis for new products or startups and that provide a benefit to customers in the marketplace. Participants who wish to compete in this category must provide a short statement as part of their poster that outlines the value and identifies the people who could benefit from their technology. Does your project pertain to women’s rights or gender equality? * Yes No Projects in this category should contain some component of research that focuses on gender and women’s issues. These projects should have a long-term goal of advancing gender equality or the cause of women and girls. Does your project have implications for sustainable development? * Yes No Under “Sustainable Development,” access to clean air and water, renewable energy, health care, education, and economic opportunities is expanded on an open and equitable basis. Research that discovers new ways to conserve water and energy or to deliver health care or education more equitably and efficiently has potentially profound implications for sustainable development. GW Libraries Online Repository GW Libraries has created an online repository for abstracts and posters presented as part of Research Days. There are a number of benefits to submitting your work to the repository including the ability to: Link to your poster on your CV and job applications; and Store your poster in a persistent digital archive. May we publish both your abstract and poster in an online repository hosted by GW Libraries? Yes No Commercialization of Technologies and Innovations Are you presenting an invention or software program that may be of commercial interest? * Yes No Thank you! If you do not receive a confirmation email from email@example.com, we have not received your abstract and submission form.