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Student Paper Competition

POWER2020 offers students an opportunity to present a technical paper on issues affecting the electric power generation industry today.

If you’re interested in advancing your career, submit an abstract for the chance to:

  • Present your paper and gain valuable insight and feedback to improve your research
  • Be published in ASME proceedings
  • Begin a lifelong relationship with ASME and the Power Division

Winners receive a cash award of up to $3,000 USD!

1st place: $3,000 USD, plus reimbursement of expenses per ASME policy and an award plaque
2nd place: $2,000 USD, plus a certificate of recognition
3rd place: $1,000 USD, plus a certificate of recognition

Students who enter the paper competition receive complimentary conference registration and lodging; a ticket to the awards banquet; and the chance to network with professional engineers.

Abstract Deadline: December 16

Additional Student Activities

Panel Session – Invited speakers will present and discuss industry topics. This session is exclusively for students!

Student Mixer – Join the Power Executive Committee for fun and dinner on Tuesday, August 4.

Awards Banquet – Student winners will be announced at the banquet Wednesday, August 5.

For more information on the Student Paper Competition or other activities, please contact: André Teixeira, Steve Greco or Camille Cruz Alfonzo.

Power Student Competition