Herman & Myrtle Goldstein Graduate Student Paper Competition

Gain experience presenting before industry professionals—and win cash prizes.


Oral Presentations will be made at the 2021 AATCC Textile Discovery Summit (formerly the International Conference) November 16-18 at the Sheraton Imperial Hotel, Durham, North Carolina, USA.

The top four graduate entries will have 15 minutes to present their paper on-site at the Textile Discovery Summit. Graduate students will be required to be personally present at the summit and present their research to be considered for the competition.

Cash prizes will be awarded. Winners are recognized at the Awards Luncheon and papers will be included in the Textile Discovery Summit proceedings.

Graduate students who are AATCC members may enter the competition. Students are responsible for travel costs related to attending the Summit. See 2021 Guidelines for full competition details.

Students must fill out the Non-Exclusive Copyright Form to submit with their papers.

  • Entries Deadline

    July 2, 2021
  • Final Papers Deadline

    August 16, 2021


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