Student Workshop Program & Competition


All registered student attendees of PAG Australia are invited to submit a poster abstract for review by the Organizing Committee, which will select up to 5 abstracts for presentation at the PAG Australia 2024 conference.

Selected students will be invited to each give a 15-minute presentation in a Student Workshop Program and Competition. The chosen winners will also receive a refund of their PAG Australia registration fee.

*** You must be a registered attendee to submit to the Student Competition. ***


Qualifications for submission are the same as those for student registration of the conference—students must be must be Pre-Ph.D (undergraduate through doctoral students) and will be required to upload a letter of certification from their Department Chairperson when registering.

  • Students wishing to apply must be registered attendees.
  • Poster topics must be within one of the poster abstract categories listed online.

Submission Information

Students interested in submitting to the Workshop Program and Competition must first register for the conference at the student pricing tier. Then they follow the regular procedure of poster abstract submission and need to select the abstract category “Student Competition” (Please see additional information on Poster Abstracts).
The submission deadline is August 25, 2024.

Submitted abstracts will be reviewed by the Student Competition Committee, and selected winners will be notified by September 1, 2024.

Student paper and poster presenters must first register and secure institutional or personal funding to attend the conference. Those students selected to present will be awarded refunds once they are notified of their acceptance.

If you have any questions/concerns, please contact Darrin Scherago at [email protected]

Important Dates and Deadlines

  • Submission Opens – April 2024
  • Submission Deadline – August 25, 2024
  • Notification of Acceptance – September 1, 2024