UNT Scholars Day

Scholars Day Poster Gallery

Please visit our YouTube channel to view undergraduate panel presentations.

New Deadline: April 6, 2021

The Honors College invite undergraduates from all of UNT’s colleges and schools to participate in the first online forum for UNT Scholars Day to begin on April 6 – 13, 2021.  Scholars Day celebrates the work of undergraduate researchers at UNT. All UNT students are encouraged to participate and do not need to be members of the Honors College to participate. Undergraduate students apply to participate by submitting posters or papers based on original research or artist statements for creative work. Research and creative activity conducted under the guidance of a faculty mentor at UNT during the past year are eligible.

2020-2021 Undergraduate Research Fellowship recipients must submit a work online for Scholars Day as part of their URF commitment.  Poster and Paper submissions will meet the URF requirement.

APRIL 6, 2021 

9:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.  Posters published and available online for viewing (Scholars Day Poster Gallery available at 9:30 a.m. April 6.  Posters can be submitted now, those submitted between 9:30 and 5:00 April 6 will be uploaded as they are received).

APRIL 13, 2021 

9:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Paper panel presentations (via Zoom)


UNT Scholars Day Presentation Application

Please note: UNT Scholars Day Award Competition is Cancelled

April 6, 2021 5:00 p.m.: Applications for posters, papers or fine arts performances are due. Submissions can be made until 5:00 p.m. on April 6.  Submit all work with application. Please fill out the application with your submitted work, even if you filled the application out previously. 
April 20, 2021: Completed Paper Panels (Zoom presentation recordings) will be linked from this webpage..

Student researchers must submit a Scholars Day Presentation Application by the date listed above to virtually present a paper, poster, or performance at virtual UNT Scholars Day. Posters should be submitted as PowerPoint or PDF files. Papers should be submitted as Word or PDF files. The application requires approval of the student’s faculty mentor/sponsor.

Accepted papers will be presented on virtual panels hosted via Zoom on Monday, April 20. Authors of accepted papers will receive notification of presentation times and logistical information on April 8.

Accepted posters will be posted in an online Scholars Day Gallery beginning April 6.

Performance submissions should be emailed directly to Diana Dunklau.

For more information on presenting or performance (music, dance, etc.)  at UNT Scholars Day contact Diana Dunklau, Diana.Dunklau@unt.edu, Honors College, Sage Hall 320, University of North Texas

Research Poster Templates
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UNT Publication Opportunity

Following the conference, the papers may be submitted for publication in UNT’s electronic journal of undergraduate research, The North Texas Journal of Undergraduate Research (formerly, The Eagle Feather).