NDConnect 2014

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October 30 update:

Winners announced!

September 22 update:

Finalists announced!

The University of Notre Dame is holding a competition to recognize outstanding undergraduates in nanoscience and nanoengineering.

Who is eligible?

Students graduating in 2015-2017 who are actively engaged in undergraduate research at their respective universities.

How do I apply?

By August 15, e-mail your resumé, a one-page description of your research project, a Power Point file recapping your research findings, and a recommendation letter from your adviser, to ndnano@nd.edu. Be sure to include your name, university, e-mail address, research adviser's name, engineering or science discipline, and planned month/year of graduation.

Up to 12 finalists will be selected and invited to present their findings at a one-day event at Notre Dame on Friday, October 17. 

Grand Prizes!

$6,000 in prizes will be awarded at the fall poster session:

  • First Place $3,000
  • Second Place $2,000
  • Third Place $1,000

Thank you to our NDConnect sponsors

2014: Thorlabs, HP Labs, IBM, Texas Instruments, Seagate, Raytheon, International Rectifier, GE Global Research, and BP

2013: Traycer, RF Micro Devices, Raytheon, Texas Instruments, Lono LLC (SmarterShade), IBM, HRL Laboratories, University of Notre Dame, NDnano

2012: IBM, HRL Laboratories, Raytheon, Texas Instruments, University of Notre Dame, NDnano

2011: Intel, IBM, General Electric, GLOBALFOUNDRIES, HRL Laboratories, Teledyne Scientific & Imaging, Texas Instruments, Zyvex Labs, University of Notre Dame, NDnano