Undergraduate Symposium for Scholarly & Creative Work

2019 Symposium Prize Winners

22nd Annual USC Undergraduate Symposium for Scholarly & Creative Work

Wednesday, April 15, 2020

Research Exhibition
11:00 am -2:00 pm
Tutor Campus Center Ballroom (TCC Basement)

Awards Ceremony & Banquet
6:00 – 8:00 pm 
USC Town and Gown


Sponsored by the Office of the Provost, the Undergraduate Symposium for Scholarly and Creative Work provides undergraduates with the opportunity to exhibit their significant research and creativity with the university community. Students present works through poster sessions, art exhibits, and electronic media. All undergraduates are encouraged to participate.

The exhibition is followed by an awards ceremony and banquet to celebrate all participants and recognizes the most outstanding projects. A panel of judges will review submissions and award First Prizes of $1000 and Second Prizes of $500 in five academic categories:

  • Arts
  • Humanities
  • Social Sciences
  • Life Sciences
  • Physical Sciences, Math & Engineering

Entrants may also be considered for additional prizes in Digital Media, Human Biology, and from the USC Schwarzenegger Institute for State & Global Policy.

Registration opens in February 2020.

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