Competition/Deliverables/Title and Abstract

10. Title and Abstract

The title and abstract will be included in the Jamboree program booklet, which will be published online and handed out at the Giant Jamboree. The program will include all team projects and abstracts and will be a way to communicate what each team's project is about.

Title and Abstract Freeze

Deadline: October 1, 23:59 EDT

Each team is expected to submit a title and abstract for their project. The title and abstract should accurately reflect the work you completed in your team project and the abstract should provide a brief summary of your project.


Each team should provide ONE project title of up to 15 words and ONE project abstract of up to 150 words. These should accurately reflect the team project and should summarize the work done in a clear, concise paragraph.

How to submit your project abstract and title

  • Log in to
  • Select your team from the Team List
  • Under the "Title and Abstract" section, click on "Edit" above the gray box
  • Enter your project title and abstract
  • Please avoid using html tags ( <i> or <b> ) and any special characters

Questions can be emailed to hq AT igem DOT org.