Regional Student Contests

Research Paper & Poster Contests

  • The CCSC:Eastern conference at Muhlenberg College in Allentown, PA, will be hosting a parallel student paper session as part of the conference. See here for more information.
  • The CCSC:Southeastern conference at Furman University in Greenville, SC, will be hosting an undergraduate student research poster contest November 3-4, 2017. See here for more information.
  • The CCSC:Southwestern conference at UC San Diego in San Diego, CA, will be hosting a student poster session during the conference. See here for more information.
  • The CCSC:Central Plains conference at University of Nebraska-Lincoln,
    Lincoln, NE, will be hosting an undergraduate student research poster contest April 1, 2017. See here for more information.
  • The CCSC:MidSouth conference at Lyon College in Batesville, AR, will be hosting a parallel student paper session as part of the conference. See here for more information.
  • The CCSC:South Central conference at Texas Christian University,
    Fort Worth, TX, will be hosting an undergraduate student research poster contest April 7, 2017. See here for more information.

Programming Contests

  • The CCSC:Midwest conference at Calvin College in Grand Rapids, MI, will be hosting a student programming contest on Saturday morning, September 23, 2017, 8AM-12PM, with a practice contest 8-11 PM the previous Friday evening. See here for more information.
  • The CCSC:Eastern conference at at Muhlenberg College,
    Allentown, PA, will be hosting a student programming contest on Saturday morning, October 21, 2017, 8AM-12PM. See here for more information.
  • The CCSC:Southeastern Programming Contest is scheduled for 10AM-1PM on Saturday, November 4, 2017, at Furman University in Greenville, SC. See here for more information.
  • The CCSC:MidSouth conference at Lyon College in Batesville, AR, will be hosting a student programming contest on Friday, April 1, 2017, 11:30 AM-5 PM. See here for more information.
  • The CCSC:Central Plains conference at University of Nebraska-Lincoln in
    Lincoln, NE, will be hosting a student programming contest on April 1, 2017, 2-6 PM, immediately after the close of their regular conference. See here for more information.
  • The CCSC:Northeastern conference at The College of Saint Rose in
    Albany, NY, will be hosting a student programming contest on Saturday morning, April 7, 2017, 9AM-12PM. See here for more information.
  • Programming Contest Resources/Links

Other Contests

  • The CCSC:Midwest conference at Calvin College, in Grand Rapids, MI, will be hosting a student showcase competition on Friday afternoon, September 22, 2017. Undergraduate students are invited to present their best work – including research projects, creative works, multidisciplinary projects, and capstone projects – in the Student Showcase. Team and individual submissions are welcome. Submissions will be judged in two categories: The Discovery track is for undergraduate scholarship that produces new knowledge. And the Application track is for works that apply computing in interesting ways. The Student Showcase welcomes traditional research posters as well as other forms of display. See here for more information.

Upsilon Pi Epsilon Awards

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Upsilon Pi Epsilon, The International Honor Society for Computer Science, currently is sponsoring awards for student achievement at regional CCSC conferences. UPE’s mission is to recognize academic excellence at both the undergraduate and graduate levels in the computing sciences.