UNT Scholars Day

The Office of the Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs, and the Honors College present
UNT Scholars Day
Celebrating Undergraduate Research
April 4, 2023 | University Union Ballroom 314 | Reception 3:30pm


Please read these guidelines in full.

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. 


URF recipients:

2022-2023 Undergraduate Research Fellowship recipients must submit the Scholars Day application below to present an original work and present individually (no team presentations) at Scholars Day as part of their URF commitment.  For questions regarding URF requirements for Scholars Day, please contact Kristina.Allen@unt.edu.


All students:

Students presenting at Scholars Day must fill out an application. If presenting a paper and a poster, students will fill out two applications.

UNT Scholars Day Presentation Application for Presenting a Competition Posterearlier deadlines apply. No late submissions or incomplete work will be accepted. Due February 7

UNT Scholars Day Presentation Application for Presenting a Paper, Power Point Presentation or other oral presentation here. Due March 7

UNT Scholars Day Presentation Application for Presenting a Poster here. (Noncompetitive) Due March 7
The application requires approval by the student’s UNT faculty mentor/sponsor (must be a UNT faculty member).


Scholars Day Application
March 7, 2022 midnight: Application for posters, papers or fine arts performances are due. An abstract must be included with any application.

        An abstract is a concise summary of your research paper, poster or performance. It should be an original work, not an excerpted passage. The abstract must be fully self-contained and make sense by itself.

For more information on presenting at UNT Scholars Day contact Diana Dunklau, Diana.Dunklau@unt.edu, Honors College, Sage Hall 320, University of North Texas.

All presenters are invited to the reception at 3:30 pm. A raffle for a TBD will be held at approximately 4:30pm. Raffle winner must be present to win.


2021 Scholars Day Poster Gallery

2021 Scholars Day Paper/Power Point Presentations

2020 Scholars Day Poster Gallery

2020 Scholars Day Paper/Power Point Presentations