Student Research and Innovation Day

How to Apply

View/download SRID 2014 Entry Form


ENTRY DEADLINE: FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 21, 2014 at 11:59:59 p.m. EST

SRID has a two-stage entry process. First, apply following the instructions in Stage 1. Then the selection committee chooses the semi-finalists in each of the two categories -- applied research and social innovation and scholarship. Semi-finalists will be invited to create project posters/displays, which will be exhibited at SRID 2014 on March 26, 2014.

Stage 1 -- Applications

1. Download and complete the SRID 2014 entry form. Be sure to fill out all of the fields, and include the names of all members of your project team (if more than one person was involved in the project).

2. Write a project abstract following the document formatting rules and sample abstract outlined in Submission Guidelines.

3. Email both the entry form and abstract to the SRID selection committee at by 11:59:59 p.m. EST, on Friday, February 21, 2014.

4. Use “SRID” in your email subject line.

Important note: Emails must be sent (indicated by the date and time appearing on the email) no later than 11:59:59 p.m. EST on Friday, February 21, 2014. Any entries received after this deadline will be disqualified. Fanshawe College will not be liable for any IT issues encountered during submission. Individuals or teams must electronically submit an entry form and project abstract in the prescribed format. Each individual and/or individual team member must be identified on the form. The person who submits the entry on behalf of the team is solely responsible for ensuring that all team members are accurately registered on the entry form. In the event of a win, the cash prize will be divided equally between all registered team members.

Stage 2 -- Notification of Semi-Finalists

The SRID selection committee will review all entries and chose semi-finalists in both categories. Semi-finalists will be notified by email by Friday, March 7, 2014 and invited to exhibit their projects at SRID 2014. An information session for semi-finalists will be held shortly after the notification.