Status Report

ASGSR High School and Middle School Call for Abstracts

By SpaceRef Editor
May 9, 2019
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35th Annual Meeting for the

American Society for Gravitational and Space Research


20 – 23 November 2019

Sheraton Denver Downtown, Denver CO

Deadline is 1 October 2019

We are pleased to issue a high school and middle school student call for abstracts for the 35th annual American Society for Gravitational and Space Research (ASGSR) conference. The meeting will take place 20 – 23 November 2019 at the Sheraton Denver Downtown, Denver, CO. The annual ASGSR meeting provides a forum for the Life and Physical Sciences communities to meet and discuss their latest findings in gravitational and space research.

Middle school/ High school abstracts can be submitted electronically no later than 1 October 2019 using the abstract submittal form and instructions posted at

Please ensure that you submit under the HS/MS Abstract Submission Form. 

For an example on how to write an abstract click here.

Click Here to Submit a HS/MS Abstract

Click Here for Abstract Submission FAQs page

High school and middle school students who are accepted will be invited to participate in the High School and Middle School Poster Session on Saturday, November 23rd, 2019. The area allotted for each poster will be 4 ft tall x 4 ft wide. 

ASGSR membership is not required for abstract submission, but meeting registration and attendance is required for poster presentation and inclusion in the meeting program. Because of processing deadlines, the Program Committee will not be able to include an abstract submitted after the deadlines indicated above.

Student Travel Assistance: Students requesting consideration for travel assistance must check the box on the abstract submittal form. Student travel assistance can be up to $500. Funding is limited, and not all students will receive travel assistance. The conference organizing committee will select the students eligible for travel assistance by performing a joint review of the submitted abstracts. All students will be notified of their eligibility to receive travel funds by 30 August 2019. If a student has been notified as eligible to receive travel funding, the student must be the presenting author at the conference in order to receive travel funding assistance. Students who have been selected to receive travel funding will receive their funding after their presentation. If a student does not check the box they will not be considered for travel assistance funding.

Click Here for General Abstract Submission

For more information, please contact Emily Eicher at

SpaceRef staff editor.