Three Minute Thesis Competition at W&M
Up to $1,000 in prizes!
Join us for an evening of rapid-fire research talks!
Hold the Date: the evening of Wednesday, March 20, 2024, in the Commonwealth Auditorium. Reception to follow. Free and open to the public.
The 3MT is a signature event of the Graduate & Honors Research Symposium.
View the Symposium's online program for more information.
What is the 3MT®?
What do I get out of it?
- Cultivate your presentation and research communication skills;
- Practice your ability to effectively explain your research in under three minutes, in language appropriate for a general audience;
- Promote your research and receive feedback from a panel of judges;
- Celebrate the diversity of exciting research happening at W&M;
- Win one of four prizes from a pool of $1,000!
How do I compete?
- The competition is open to W&M graduate students from A&S. Students should be able to present original research.
- There are only 14 slots available! First come, first served. Registration details coming soon!
- To prepare for the competition, participants will attend at least two special Grad Center workshops on 3MT presentation skills and will receive coaching and feedback.
- Use this form to Register. Deadline: February 20, 2023, 11:59 p.m., ET.
Questions? Contact [[sgglos, Sarah Glosson]], Director of the Graduate Center.
This event is generously supported by the Graduate Studies Advisory Board and the Office of Graduate Studies.