Priority submission deadline for Momentum Issue VII: August 7th, 2018.
After this deadline, submissions will be purposed for the next issue.
Students should submit via email to firstname.lastname@example.org. The final paper must be a Microsoft Word document with a (*doc) file extension. Figures must be in separate high quality files.
Submitted papers should be double-spaced and in 12-point, clearly read font. Authors are limited to a suggested 5000 words, excluding cover page and references or works cited page. Work of greater length may require extensive revision due to space constraints. Images and figures must be included in separate documents. Include directions if placement is specific.
All papers must meet the following conditions: originality, clarity of writing, documented methods, and logical conclusions. The audience should not be viewed as experts in the field and all technical terms should be explained in a concise manner.
Submissions are accepted on a rolling basis throughout the year. To be accepted into the current edition, the manuscript must be submitted by deadline stated on Momentum website.
Abstracts should be single-spaced and approximately 250 words in length.
Cover Sheet Outline
Title of article
Abstract (Limit 300 words)
Author(s), major(s) and affiliation(s)
Lead author contact information (phone, email)
Faculty mentor(s), department(s) and affiliation(s)
- One faculty mentor's contact information must be included.
Biography of author(s) (limit 200 words total for all authors)
Citation format of the paper (MLA, APA, or Chicago)
Disciplinary category which best represents the research style:
STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics)
Other (please specify)
The main body of your manuscript will be what is sent to reviewers. Please remove personal information (author names, document properties) from this section. Before submission check for grammar, punctuation, and spelling errors to improve likelihood of acceptance. For any research involving human subjects, authors must provide documentation of approval through an institutional review board.
Main Body Format
- Length of the main body
- Suggested 5,000 words limit (excluding references)
- Varies according to discipline
- 12 point
- Headers must appear on all submitted pages
Tables and Figures
- Please place your tables and figures at the end of your manuscript for review.
- Include in your submission high quality files of figures for final formatting.
For questions about length or general requirements, send an email to email@example.com.