13th Annual GURP Conference
Kennesaw State University
April 12, 2014


Purpose of GURP:
The GURP conference offers a great outlet for newly engaged social scientists in the southeastern United States to present their research in a professional setting and provides students an opportunity to develop professional skills, learn about research at regional colleges and universities, and connect with students and faculy who share an interest in research.

Who Should Attend:
High school, undergraduate, recent postbaccalaureate, and early (within the first two years of study) graduate students are eligilble to submit abstracts. We invite anyone interested in learning more about research and gaining conference experience to attend.

Submission Criteria:
All empirical research projects conducted by students and sponsored by a faculty member are eligible for submission. Submissions from any of the subdisciplines of psychology will be considered. Abstract submissions should not exceed 200 words.

Conference Highlights:

  • Poster and paper presentations
  • Keynote speaker
  • Graduate school information session
  • Prizes for best poster and paper presentations
  • Continental and lunch
  • Giveaways
  • Important Dates:

    Abstract Submission Deadline March 12, 2014
    Notification of Decision on Abstracts March 25, 2014
    Fee Waiver Application Deadline March 25, 2014
    Notification of Fee Waiver Awards/Recipients March 28, 2014
    Deadline for Early Conference Registration April 8, 2014
    GURP Conference   April 12, 2014  

    2014 Conference Schedule


    The Psychology Department of Kennesaw State University