3 Minute Thesis Contest

The challenge? Clearly present your doctoral thesis to a non-technical lay audience in three minutes or less.

The top two finishers will each receive $500. The overall winner will receive a free trip to compete in the WSU finals in Pullman on March 25. See complete rules at 3mt.wsu.edu/rules.

The top three winners from the Pullman finals will receive money toward travel to a research conference of their choice:

  • First place: $3,000
  • Second place: $1,500
  • Third place: $500

Register by 9 a.m., February 13

Email your name and presentation title to Holly at holly.davis@wsu.edu.

*Master’s studentsthough not eligible for the Pullman competition and awards— are welcome to participate. Practice makes perfect!

Event details

3 Minute Thesis Contest
10 a.m. Friday, Feb. 21
Location TBA

Sponsored by The Office of Academic Affairs and the Office of Research and Graduate Education