Office of Undergraduate Research

Creative Activities & Research Symposium (CARS)

Annual CARS Symposium


Welcome to the 10th Annual

Creative Activities and Research Symposium

August 8, 2024
In-Person Event at the Bronco Student Center at Cal Poly Pomona
Time: 9 am - 3:30 pm
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Hosted by the Office of Undergraduate Research, the Creative Activities and Research Symposium (CPP CARS) is a celebration of student investigationexploration, and inquiry completed by Cal Poly Pomona (CPP) and community college students participating in summer research programs. Students can present the work they completed during the academic year and summer while they were a student at CPP. There are two presentation formats students can chose from: 1) An Oral Presentation session with a 10-minute Oral Presentation followed by a 4-minute Q&A. 2) A 1-hour Poster interactive session where each student will present in-person next to their poster.

This event is co-sponsored by the STARS and ENGAGE programs, funded by the U.S Department of Education.

The application is open!

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Important Dates


Timeline Date
Online Application Open June 10, 2024
Online Application & Faculty Mentor Approval Deadline July 19, 2024
CARS Project Acceptance Email Notification July 29, 2024
Last Day to RSVP for Lunch July 29, 2024
Online Program Out July 29, 2024
Last Day to RSVP on Eventbrite August 1, 2024
10th Annual Cal Poly Pomona Creative Activities & Summer Symposium August 8, 2024