ACERT is proud to offer opportunities for both faculty and students to get involved.
Students can showcase their original research in our student poster and student essay contests,
while faculty can participate in the faculty poster presentation or apply for a
scholarship to help them level up their professional knowledge and skills.
Royal Domingo Student Essay Competition
The Royal Domingo Student Essay Competition allows students in a radiological imaging program to submit research papers
and compete with their colleagues from around the country. Essays will be judged and awarded a 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place monetary
award. The winning essays will be displayed at the annual conference. A link will be emailed to Institutional Members to submit entries. Submission deadline: Dec. 1.
Elsevier Faculty Development Scholarship
For faculty pursuing an advanced degree the Elsevier Faculty Development Scholarship is available. Through our sponsoring
partner Elsevier, this scholarship is awarded to a deserving faculty who is enrolled in an advanced degree program.
Submission deadline: Dec. 1.
Student Poster Competition
The ACERT Student Poster Competition allows students to display their literature review or original research posters at the
annual conference. These posters will be judged and awarded a 1st, 2nd and 3rd place monetary award. All posters will remain
on display throughout the conference. A link will be emailed to Institutional Members to submit entries. ACERT will print posters for the 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place winners. Submission deadline: Dec. 1.
Faculty Poster Presentation
All clinical and educator faculty are invited to display original posters and give brief presentations about their work to
attendees at the ACERT Conference. Content may highlight literature review, original research, or case study.
Concept submission deadline: Sept. 15. ACERT will print posters in January, and faculty are welcome to take them home at the conclusion of the conference.
Faculty poster rules and guidelines
Trajecsys Student Scholarship
Student does not need to be physically present at the conference to receive the scholarship.
Deadline: Dec. 1st.
ACERT Non-Discrimination Disclosure
The Association of Collegiate Educators in Radiologic Technology (ACERT) is committed to providing an environment
of nondiscrimination and equal opportunity. In accordance with federal and state law, ACERT prohibits unlawful discrimination
on the basis of race, color, age, sex (including pregnancy, gender identity, and sexual orientation), religion, disability,
genetic information, veteran status, or national origin.