2018 Penn State Paper Contest

The Penn State SPE chapter plans to hold another paper contest on Friday, January 19th, 2018 in the presence of PNGE Alumni.  The paper contest will most likely be held the morning of Jan. 19th.  Details on this page will be updated as the logistics are sorted out.

If you are interested in being a contestant as an Undergrad, Masters, or PhD student, please fill out the interest form below.  Each division will have 3 judges that are from the oil and gas industry.

  • 1st place winners: win $500 prize

  • 2nd place winners: win $300 prize

  • 3rd place winners: win $100 prize

  • 1st place winners will also win a free trip to Baton Rouge, LA for the SPE Student Symposium, Feb. 21-24th, 2018

  • 1st place winners at Baton Rouge win free trip to ATCE 2018 in Dallas, TX

  • Abstracts due January 15th and presentations are January 19th

Students Interest Form