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Analytical Division Poster Competition 

Created to stimulate additional interest in the submission of quality poster presentations at the AOCS Annual Meeting & Expo.


All poster abstracts submitted and selected for the Analytical Division Poster session are eligible for the competition.

Application Procedure

Please submit a poster abstract through AOCS Annual Meeting website.


  • Certificate for recipient(s)
  • Cash prize:
    • $300 (non-student)
    • Student posters: $150 (1st place), $150 (2nd place)

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2016 Recipients

Best Overall

Ziyi Li, University of Maryland, USA
A Novel Validated Method for Quantifying Omega-3 Polyunsaturated Fatty Acids (PUFA) in Chewable Gummy Dietary Supplements

Student Posters

1st place
Harold Abaidoo-Ayin, Delaware State University, USA
Optimization of Methylation Conditions for the Quantification of a-Eleostearic Acid in Njangsa (Ricinodendron heudelotii) Seed Oil

2nd place
Sara Shinn, University of Arkansas, USA
Characterization of Chicken Yolk Vitelline Membrane Proteins Using Eggs Enriched with Conjugated Linoleic Acid