Research and Mentoring Conferences

Undergraduate mentoring and research conferences focusing on underrepresented minorities are a great opportunity to participate in networking experiences and present current research. Here is a list of conferences whose primary goal is to help diversify the scientific workforce. Please keep in mind that many of these societies have national and regional meetings each year.


American Indian Science and Engineering Society (AISES)

American Society of Engineering Education Northeast Conference (ASEENC)

Annual Biomedical Research Conference for Minority Students (ABRCMS)

Asian Pacific Americans in Higher Education (APAHE)

Butler University Undergraduate Research Conference (BUURC)

Council on Undergraduate Research (CUR)

Latinos in Engineering and Science (LES)

Minorities in Agriculture Natural Resources and Related Sciences (MANRRS)

National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE)

National Society of Black in Computing (NSBC)

Society for Advancement of Chicanos and Native Americans in Science National Conference (SACNAS)

Society of Hispanic Professional Engineers (SHPE)

Society of Women Engineers (SWE)