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Pacific Northwest
Animal Nutrition Conference

January 16-17, 2018
Grove Hotel, Boise, Idaho

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Graduate Student Research Poster Competition

52nd Annual Pacific Northwest
Animal Nutrition Conference

January 16-17, 2018
Grove Hotel, Boise, Idaho


Graduate students enrolled during the Spring 2018 semester, or whom have graduated within six months of the Pacific Northwest Animal Nutrition Conference, (no earlier than July 18, 2017), are encouraged to submit an abstract. Previous award winners are not eligible for prize money.


First Place - $500
Second Place - $350
Third Place - $200

Abstract Requirements

Abstracts must describe research completed as part of the student's degree program. It is highly recommended that students take into consideration the applied nature of this conference when deciding the relevance of their work. Work previously presented at a national or international conference is eligible. Abstracts should not exceed one single-spaced page (1? margins, 12 pts. Times New Roman font). Submit an abstract to your departmental representative by December 16, 2017.

Poster Requirements

Maximum poster size is 44" X 44". Posters must include at least the following sections: Introduction, Objectives, Materials and Methods, Results, Summary/Implications, and References. Work previously presented at another conference must be reformatted for this conference. Posters will be judged by a panel of industry representatives based on the presentation as well as the content.

Postdoctoral and Undergraduate Researchers

You may present data in poster form but are not eligible for prize money.

Departmental Representatives

Dr. Chad Mueller, OSU

Dr. Ronaldo Cerri, UBC

Dr. Pedram Rezamand, U of ID

Dr. Joe Harrison, WSU

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