2022 ASBMB Annual Meeting

Undergraduate Poster Competition

The Undergraduate Poster Competition will take place from 10:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. on Saturday, April 2. Present your research among peers and gain valuable practice for your poster presentation during the main meeting. Graduate program recruiters will have informational tables open during the competition.

Poster board dimensions

The poster board surface area for your poster is 44” high and 44” wide (landscape orientation). Your poster will likely be smaller than the maximum dimensions, but may not exceed these dimensions.

Poster competition rules

  • Posters must remain on display from 11 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
  • Participants must be present for the entirety of the scheduled competition and actively participate.
  • Poster manning times and poster board numbers are assigned at check-in the day of the competition.
  • Participants should consider airline schedules to ensure an on-time arrival for the poster competition.

Onsite verification of undergraduate student status is required. A student ID card or letter signed by your department head or research adviser is required.

If you do not receive a registration confirmation, please contact education@asbmb.org to verify your registration status.


10:30 a.m.

11 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Competitor check-in and orientation

Judging check-in and orientation
Poster board setup
12–1:30 p.m.

Judging of odd-numbered boards (Note: Use the poster board number — the first number in the program; not the abstract number).
1:30–2 p.m.
Graduate program exhibitor networking break; food will be served for students.
2–3:30 p.m.
Judging of even-numbered boards

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Judges' information and registration

Volunteer judges are needed to assist in judging the 26th annual Undergraduate Poster Competition taking place on April 2, 2022.

Undegraduate Poster Competiton Exhibitor Information

Connect with over 200 undergraduate students currently searching for a graduate program.