Upcoming Student Paper Contests

If a contest or a division is not held in your assigned region, you can request to present your paper in an assigned alternate region. Every region has only one alternate region. To make an alternate region paper request, or if the alternate region is not holding a contest, please contact spc@spe.org.

Regional
Region Date Contest Information

Africa

19 March 2016

2016 Contest Completed
Contact: rspcafrica@spe.org
Winners:
Undergraduate Division
Karena Oluwatosin Nanaghan, University of Lagos
Masters Division
Joseph Echendu, University of Port Harcourt
PhD Division
Sara Borazjani, University of Adelaide

Asia Pacific

20 October 2015

2016 Contest Completed
Contact: spekl@spe.org
Winners:
Undergraduate Division
Resti Ayu Khairina, University of Indonesia
Masters Division
Qianli Lu, Southwest Petroleum University

Canada

24 March 2016

2016 Contest Completed
Contact: sspe@mun.ca
Winners:
Undergraduate Division
Pollard, Memorial University of Newfoundland
Masters Division
Eugenio Turco Neto, Memorial University of Newfoundland
PhD Division
Sedigheh Mahdavi, Memorial University of Newfoundland

Eastern North America

9 April 2016

2016 Contest Completed
Contact: regprograms@spe.org
Winners:
Undergraduate Division
Michael                Cavazza, Pennsylvania State University
Masters Division
Molina  Oscar, Louisiana State University
PhD Division
Kazemi Mohammad, West Virginia University

Europe

11–12 April 2016

2016 Contest Completed
Contact: rspceurope@spe.org
Winners:
Undergraduate Division
Edyta Mikolajczak, AGHU University of Science & Technology
Masters Division
Swej Yogesh Shah, Delft University of Technology
PhD Division
Alexandra Kuznetsova, Heriot-Watt University

Gulf Coast North America

16 April 2016

2016 Contest Completed
Contact: regprograms@spe.org
Winners:
Undergraduate Division
Melissa LeRoy, Texas A&M University
Masters Division
Hanyu Li, Texas A&M University
PhD Division
Karin Gonzalez, Texas A&M University

Middle East

27 – 28 April 2016

2016 Contest Completed
Contact: rspcmena@spe.org
Winners:
Undergraduate Division
Mohammed Elkady, Al-Azhar University
Masters Division
Mohamed Hashem, Petroleum Institute
PhD Division
Wardana Saputra, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology

Mid-Continent North America

5 March 2016

2016 Contest Completed
Contact: regprograms@spe.org
Winners:
Undergraduate Division
Dakota Murdock, Oklahoma State University
Masters Division
Subarna Kole, Oklahoma State University
PhD Division
Jiamin Jiang, University of Tulsa

Rocky Mountain North America

27 February 2016

2016 Contest Completed
Contact: spemos@spe.org
Winners:
Undergraduate Division
Cole Carpenter, Montana Tech
Masters Division
Angela Dang, Colorado School of Mines
PhD Division
Mahdi Khishvand, University of Wyoming

Russia & Caspian

28–29 October 2015

2016 Contest Completed
Contact: spemos@spe.org
Winners:
Undergraduate Division
Aleksey Kishankov, Saint-Petersburg State University
Masters Division
Mikhail Abramov, Novosibirsk State University
PhD Division
Karina Khaybullina, National Mineral Resources University

South America and Caribbean

17 November 2015

2016 Contest Completed
Contact: latinamerica@spe.org
Winners:
Undergraduate Division
Fernando Plazas, Universidad Industrial de Santander
Masters Division
Master’s - Pedro Adrian, UNICAMP - Universidade Estadual de Campinas

South Asia

16–18 March 2016

2016 Contest Completed
Contact: rspcsa@spe.org
Winners:
Undergraduate Division
Kamran Khan, Balochistan University of IT, Engineering & Management Sciences
Masters Division
Abdul Manan Chaudhry, University of Engineering & Technology Taxila

Southwestern North America

2 April 2016

2016 Contest Completed
Contact: regprograms@spe.org
Winners:
Undergraduate Division
Karan Jareth, University of Texas at Austin
Masters Division
Pengpeng Qi, University of Texas at Austin
PhD Division
Morteza Elahi Naraghi, University of Texas at Austin

Western North America

23 May 2016

Venue: Hosted by University of Alaska Fairbanks, USA
Deadline: 22 April 2016
Abstract: Max 300 words
Apply: Complete the entry form
Contact: regprograms@spe.org