Three Minute Thesis Competition

View the recorded finals session on Youtube

Date/Time: Tuesday, May 25, 9:00am-10:30am: Preliminary Rounds; 1:45pm-3:15pm Finals 

Description: In coordination with the Week of Research, the Graduate School is pleased to host a Virtual Three Minute Thesis Competition (3MT) on Tuesday, May 25, 2021. 

The 3MT challenges participants to present their research in just 180 seconds, in an engaging form that can be understood by a non-specialist audience. This exercise develops presentation, research, and academic communication skills and supports the development of research students' capacity to explain their work effectively.  Learn more on our 3MT FAQ.  

All current UO graduate students are eligible to compete.  More than $2500 in prize money will be awarded to the winners.  Competitors must sign up by Monday, May 3, 2021, at 5 p.m. The competition will be presented live via Zoom webinar on Tuesday, May 25.  Preliminaries will be held from 9-10:30 a.m.  The Finals are at 10:45 a.m. For questions or more information contact Jennifer McNutt-Bloom,