As a summer science research fellow at Calvin, you are required to participate in a special research exposition in the fall after your fellowship is completed. For the research poster fair, held in October, you should create a poster that illustrates your research work and be present at the poster fair to explain your research findings to passersby and guests.

How to get involved

1. Submit the info form

Please fill out this form to register your poster.

2. Read the guidelines

Please view the guidelines for posters before creating your poster.

3. Prepare your poster to be printed

More details to follow.

Timeline (2020)

Date Event
Wednesday, September 16 Deadline to submit the online form to report poster/title information for the Calvin research poster fair
Wednesday, September 23 Last day to send poster to Vikipedia Designs for printing
Thursday, October 15 Posters set up
Friday, October 16 Exposition
Thursday, October 29 Posters taken down
Saturday, TBD West Michigan Regional Undergraduate Science Conference at Van Andel Institute. Summer researchers are strongly encouraged to present their science division poster at this conference.

Past Poster Fairs


See posters presented at the 2019 Science Division Summer Research Poster Fair.


See posters presented at the 2018 Science Division Summer Research Poster Fair.

See the 2018 Science Division Summer Research Poster Fair program.