There's No Formula For Being A Scientist!
We are excited to announce that the iDigTRIO Biology Career Conference and Fair will be taking place the week of February 13th, 2022. The iDigTRIO conference is aimed at collegiate and pre-collegiate students associated with TRIO programs around the United States. The mission of the iDigTRIO Conference is to provide opportunities to explore careers and graduate programs in the biological sciences to first generation, limited income, and underrepresented students (Black, Latinx, Indigenous, other students of color, and students with disabilities.
See below for evolving event structure, and stay tuned for more updates, but general registration can be found here.
2023 iDigTRIO Registration is open!
iDigTRIO 2023 Overview
Tuesday, February 14, 2023: Shadowing/ Mentoring
Wednesday, February 15, 2023: Shadowing/ Mentoring
Thursday, February 16, 2023: In-person Conference Day
Catered lunch with Keynote
Workshops and Panels
Student Research Poster Session
Dinner/Reception and Keynote
Friday, February 17, 2023: Shadowing/ Mentoring
Saturday, February 18, 2023: Shadowing/ Mentoring
Sunday, February 19, 2023: Shadowing/ Mentoring
Conference Registration (Closing February 10th)
Visit our past workshops pages to learn more about these events. More details for the 2023 workshop are coming soon!
IDigTRIO is co-organized by iDigBio, TRIO Student Support Services and the Office of Academic Support at the University of Florida.
The goal of this event is to give students the chance to explore opportunities in biology and paleontology through workshops, panels, career shadowing, and tabling.
iDigTRIO = iDig from iDigBio (Integrated Digitized Biocollections) also as in "I dig" it! +TRIO as in the Federal TRIO Programs designed to serve individuals from disadvantaged backgrounds.