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

Venue: Hosted by University of Benin, Benin City, Nigeria

Deadline: 11 December 2015

Apply: Application is closed

Contact: rspcafrica@spe.org

Asia Pacific

20 October 2015

2016 Contest Completed
Contact: spekl@spe.org

Winners:

Bachelor’s - Resti Ayu Khairina, Universitas Indonesia

Master’s - Qianli Lu, Southwest Petroleum University

Canada

24 March 2016

Venue: Hosted by Memorial University of Newfoundland, Canada

Deadline: 25 January 2016

Abstract: Max 300 words

Apply: Complete the entry form

Contact: sspe@mun.ca

Eastern North America

9 April 2016

Venue: Hosted by Louisiana State University, USA

Deadline: 2 March 2016

Abstract: Max 300 words

Apply: Complete the entry form

Contact: regprograms@spe.org

Europe 11–12 April 2016

Venue: Stavanger Forum in Stavanger, Norway

Deadline: 20 November 2015

Apply: Complete the entry form

Contact:  rspceurope@spe.org

Gulf Coast North America

16 April 2016

Venue: Hosted by Texas A&M University, USA

Deadline: 9 March 2016

Abstract: Max 300 words

Apply: Complete the entry form

Contact: regprograms@spe.org

Middle East

27 – 28 April 2016

Venue: Saudi Arabia SPE/SAS Annual Technical Symposium & Exhibition, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia

Deadline: Monday, 21 December 2015

Abstract: Max 300 words

Apply: Application is closed

Email: rspcmena@spe.org
Mid-Continent North America

5 March 2016

Missouri University of Science & Technology

Deadline: 27 January 2016

Abstract: Max 300 words

Apply: Complete the entry form

Contact: regprograms@spe.org

Rocky Mountain North America

27 February 2016

Venue: Hosted by Montana Tech, USA

Deadline: 20 January 2016

Abstract: Max 300 words

Apply: Complete the entry form

Contact: regprograms@spe.org

Russia & Caspian

28–29 October 2015


2016 Contest Completed

Contact: spemos@spe.org

Winners:

Bachelor’s - Aleksey Kishankov, Saint-Petersburg State University

Master’s - Mikhail Abramov, Novosibirsk State University

PhD - Karina Khaybullina, National Mineral Resources University

South America and Caribbean

17 November 2015

2016 Contest Completed
Contact: latinamerica@spe.org

Winners:
Undergraduate - Fernando Plazas, Universidad Industrial de Santander

Master’s - Pedro Adrian, UNICAMP - Universidade Estadual de Campinas

South Asia

16–18 March 2016

Venue: The Indian School of Mines (ISM) in Dhanbad, India

Deadline: Tuesday, 5 January 2016

Abstract: Max 300 words

Apply: Application is closed

Email: rspcsa@spe.org
Southwestern North America 2 April 2016

Venue: Hosted by The University of Texas at Austin, USA

Deadline: 24 February

Abstract: Max 300 words

Apply: Complete the entry form

Contact: regprograms@spe.org

Western North America

23 May 2016

Venue: Hosted by University of Alaska Fairbanks, USA

Deadline: 18 April 2016

Abstract: Max 300 words

Apply: Complete the entry form

Contact: regprograms@spe.org