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Student Program

ASME's Power Virtual Conference Student Paper Competition

POWER 2021 offers students an opportunity to present a technical paper on issues affecting the electric power generation industry today.

  • Students accepted into the program will be mentored by Power professionals
  • You will present your paper and gain valuable insight and feedback to improve your research
  • You will be published in the ASME conference proceedings
  • You will have the opportunity to network with fellow colleagues and power industry professionals
  • You will receive complimentary conference registration with access to the virtual event, access to the conference proceedings, and access to the virtual content until August 23, 2021.

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

  • 1st place: $3,000 USD, plus a certificate of recognition
  • 2nd place: $2,000 USD, plus a certificate of recognition
  • 3rd place: $1,000 USD, plus a certificate of recognition

Details on how to participate in the Virtual Event

  • Log into the submission portal to submit your abstract, sign the copyright forms and submit your video
    • See instructions here.
  • Record a 3-5 minutes presentation that delivers the key points and message of your submission
  • Upload and submit your video presentation in the submission portal by May 24th
  • Create a one slide summary of your findings to present during the Live Q&A
  • Register for the Virtual Event through your Track Chair, AndrĂ© Teixeira
  • Attend our Workshops, Keynotes, Panels, Plenaries, and Technical Sessions
  • Network and collaborate with power industry professionals
  • Attend the Awards Ceremony to find out if you’re one of the winners!

Additional Student Activities

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

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