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Honors Conferences

If you are an honors student who is conducting research or creative scholarship (capstone, contract, or independent study), discuss with your faculty mentor whether the work would be appropriate for presentation at one of the following undergraduate conferences or a professional conference in your discipline. If you are interested presenting honors work at a national or regional conference, be sure to contact the honors director or associate director before submitting an abstract.

Radford University Undergraduate/Graduate Forum

Submission deadline: Late March

Conference: Mid-April

Location: Radford University

Big South Undergraduate Research Symposium (BigSURS)

Submission deadline: Late Fall

Conference: Mid-April

Location: One of the Big South member institutions

Mid-Atlantic Regional Conference on Undergraduate Scholarship (MARCUS)

Submission deadline: Late Summer

          Conference: Mid-Fall

          Location: Sweet Briar College

Virginias Collegiate Honors Council

        Submission deadline: Late winter

          Conference: Mid-spring

          Location: New location each year in Virginia or West Virginia

Southern Regional Honors Council

          Submission deadline: Late fall

          Conference: Mid-spring

          Location: New location each year in the Southeast United States

National Collegiate Honors Council

          Submission deadline: Late winter

          Conference: Mid-fall

          Location: New location each year in the United States