Three hundred of the region’s best and brightest college students will participate in the Northeast Ohio Choose Ohio First Scholarship Program Research Conference from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday in Beeghly Center on the campus of Youngstown State University.
The event is a professionally peer-reviewed conference sponsored by the Northeast Ohio COFSP Consortium comprising YSU, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland State University, Cuyahoga Community College, Kent State University and the University of Akron.
YSU’s College of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics is hosting this year’s conference.
COFSP is a scholarship program funded by the Ohio Board of Regents.
The annual research conference showcases the research projects of COFSP awardees conducted under the guidance of faculty mentors.