Enter your name as the author of the paper being submitted for consideration. If you are invited to present your work at the conference, this is how your name will appear in the program.

Please indicate your preferred pronouns, if desired.

Enter your email address here. We will use this address for all conference-related correspondence. For example, confirmation of successful completion of this from will be sent to this email address.

Enter a phone number where you may be reached. Please include hyphens like this: 123-456-7899.

Use the drop-down list to select the college you attended while completing the paper being submitted. Those who attend colleges that are not sponsors of this conference should choose the last option in the list.

The selected college's Beacon Conference Steering Committee representative(s) will receive email confirmation of this submission.

The Faculty Mentor

Enter your faculty mentor's full name. Use of honorifics like Dr. and Prof. is appropriate.

Enter a phone number where your faculty mentor be reached. Please include hyphens like this: 123-456-7899.

Enter your faculty mentor's professional email address. This address should be associated with the domain of a community college.

The faculty mentor will receive an email confirmation of the submission of this form.

Information about the Paper

Identify the term in which your paper was originally written.

Enter the title of the course in which this paper was originally submitted.

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Required Verifications

Before submitting a paper, please read carefully the statements below. Check the boxes to confirm that you understand the Beacon Conference Steering Committee's expectations and to grant the Co-Directors and their team permission to use your work in specific ways.

Upload and Submit the Paper

Please upload your paper as a Microsoft Word document with the .docx filename extension, converting it from its original format if necessary. Students writing in technical subject areas and processing their papers with typesetting systems such as TeX or LaTeX may upload their work in the PDF file format.
One document may be submitted per form.
The maximum file size is 10 MB.

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