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Three-Minute Thesis Competition

Three Minute Thesis

The Three Minute Thesis (3MT®) is an academic research communication competition developed by The University of Queensland (UQ), Australia.

It challenges graduate students to explain the significance of their research projects to a general audience in three minutes or less. Additionally, 3MT® provides a great opportunity for you to develop communication skills, showcase your research, as well as open doors to new collaborations and networks, all while competing for cash awards. Click here for information on eligibility, prizes and judging criteria.





2021 Winners


Sonia Stanciu, M.S. student in the School of Polymer Science and Engineering

Upconversion: A Roller Coaster of Light

Major Professor: Dr.%20Yoan%20Simon



Joyee Washington, Ph.D. student in the School of Education

Sex Education and Professional Development in Mississippi

Major Professor: Dr.%20Kyna%20Shelley




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