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The 2023 Celebration of Scholarship
will be a one-day event:

Tuesday, April 25, 2023

The event will include:

Oral Presentation Sessions 

Poster Session and Competition on the Symposium online platform

Arts at Night spoken-word & musical performances

Art Show and Competition


All application forms, deadlines, schedules, and detailed information will be found on these pages. Stay tuned!




Since 2001, the Celebration of Scholarship is held each spring at John Carroll University. This campus-wide event showcases the scholarship, creative activity, and intellectual achievement of the John Carroll community with a particular emphasis on research. The 2020 Celebration was canceled due to the Coronavirus pandemic, making this year's event the 21st annual Celebration of Scholarship!

The Celebration of Scholarship poster session and competition will be held on the Symposium online platform. Posters from all disciplines will be welcomed!

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Students who present posters have the option of entering the poster competition. Cash prizes will be awarded. Posters will be evaluated by a panel of judges from JCU and the local community.

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Students can present their work during the conference-style live sessions scheduled throughout the afternoon of April 25th in one of three presentation rooms in the Lombardo Student Center. Each session will be 75 minutes long, organized around a central theme. Students can present scholarly papers or participate in panel discussions on a given topic. 

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The popular Arts at Night event is an evening of spoken word and musical performances.

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Students can submit their artwork in any visual media (paints, pencils, photography, fibers, sculpture, etc.). Submissions will be displayed in Grasselli Library & Breen Learning Center through the end of the semester. Entries will be evaluated by a panel of judges from the JCU and local community, and cash prizes will be awarded.

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All the application forms will be found here.

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Contact us at


Erica Kennedy, MBA, CRA
Director of Sponsored Programs
SIH 250

Jim Krukones, Ph.D.
Celebration of Scholarship Host
Associate Academic Vice President
SIH 133

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