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2018 Grad Slam Competition

April 4 @ 3:00 pm - 5:15 pm

Grad Slam is a UC-sponsored competitive speaking event designed to showcase graduate student research in three-minute talks pitched to a general audience. Entrants compete in preliminary rounds on their UC campus, with prizes awarded at each stage of the selection process.

This is a unique opportunity for graduate students who are engaged in substantive original research projects to develop skills communicating their academic research — while making their work visible to academic, media, private, and public sector leaders from across the state.

At Berkeley, up to ten semi-finalists will receive prizes of at least $100. Chosen at the campus-wide live competition on April 4, 2018, three finalists will then be awarded prizes of $3,000, $1,000, and $750, respectively, with the top finalist advancing to the system-wide event.


April 4
3:00 pm - 5:15 pm
Event Category:


Graduate Professional Development
Graduate Division


309 Sproul Hall (Graduate Professional Development Center)
Barrow Lane
Berkeley, CA 94704 United States
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