Some directed studies courses provide opportunities to present results at academic conferences. Most of these involve the Augustana Student Academic Conference which is an excellent bi-annual opportunity for students to showcase their research to colleagues, friends, and their family. On average, 60 to 70 students present at the SAC every term.
Your supervisor may have other ideas, including conferences in their discipline or the following:
A travel award is available to help offset some of the costs
Please ensure that you are adequately prepared for presenting at an academic conference