Judging Information


  • Judges may be faculty members, scientists, post-doctoral fellows, and senior graduate students
  • Two judges will evaluate each project.
  • Judging sessions are in 20 minute blocks.

Each student will present to one judge at a time for a MAXIMUM of 20 minutes per judge.

Judging Criteria

  • Evaluation criteria include presentation style, significance, originality, methodology, and presentation quality
  • Criteria scores will be summed to determine winners

RCIF Art Project Rating Form

RCIF Humanities Project Rating form

RCIF STEM Project Rating Form

Questions?  Email the Office of Undergraduate Research at ugrinfo@miami.edu or call the office at 305-284-5058.