Princeton Research Day

Celebrate early-career creative works. Participate or attend.
May 11, 2023, 12:00 pm5:00 pm
Open to the public


Event Description

WhatPrinceton Research Day is a celebration of the research, scholarly and creative work conducted by early-career researchers from across the campus in the arts and humanities, natural sciences, social sciences and engineering.

Who: Undergraduates, graduate students, postdocs and other early-career non-faculty researchers can present their projects and on-going work.


  • Participants make a 3-minute video about their research, scholarly or creative work. Videos will be posted online and will be visible to the public.
  • Participants can also present their work in person at the PRD Research and Creative Endeavors Showcase on May 11, 2023.
  • PRD judges view and select presentations for awards and cash prizes. Awards will be given at the PRD Mainstage May 11, 2023.


  • March 30 - Video submission opens
  • May 3 - Final video submission deadline for award consideration
  • May 5 - PRD videos posted online for viewing and judging
  • May 11, 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. Princeton Research Day, Frist Campus Center
    • 12 – 1:30 pm Showcase, Frist Center, 100 Level
      • Speak with researchers to learn about the diverse research taking place at Princeton. 
      • Vote for your favorite poster presentation. 
    • 1:30 – 2:30 pm Reception, Frist Gallery, Basement Level 
    • 2:30 – 4:30 pm Awards Celebration, Frist Multipurpose Room, Basement Level
      • View award-winning videos and Q&As with the presenters.
      • Find out who won awards and cash prizes for the top videos and poster presentations.


Frist Campus Center


Princeton Research Day is open to the entire campus community and the public May 11, 2023 from 12 p.m. to 5 p.m. Videos can be watched online any time after May 5.


  • Office of the Dean for Research
  • Office of the Dean of the College
  • The Graduate School
  • Office of the Vice President for Campus Life
  • Office of the Dean of the Faculty
  • The Provost Office