School of Business

2015 Winners:


1st - Cara Gooch
2nd - Holly Loncarich
3rd - Breanna Clark


1st - Hayden Rand
2nd - Holly Loncarich 
3rd - Chelsea Corum


Dr. Tom Schmidt 
Associate Professor of Marketing

Office: Plaster Hall 307A
Phone: 417-625-3544

4th Annual Undergrad Research Competition

The Robert W. Plaster School of Business hosts the annual Undergraduate Research Competition at Missouri Southern. This competition provides students the opportunity to showcase their work beyond the classroom setting to their fellow students, faculty, and community.

2015 winners

Submission Deadlines 

Application and Abstract:
January 31, 2016
Complete Submission:
April 3, 2016
Application Form  

Research Paper Track Options

Track One: Qualitative Track Two: Quantitative
Case studies, business plans, literature reviews, stories, music, poetry, artwork, theater demonstrations, etc. Technology or science projects, theory developed using mathematical tools, surveys or data analyzed using statistical techniques, etc.

Process and Rules

Review the documents below for more information about the competition.

Format | Judges Criteria | Paper Requirements


Arvest Bank is a proud sponsor of this competition.