UCSF Grad Slam 2023

Date: 
April 4, 2023
Time: 
4 p.m.
Place: 
Viewing via live stream

Grad Slam logoGrad Slam is back! We are planning for an exciting event on Tuesday, April 4, 2023, 4-6 p.m. PST. Seven to ten PhD student finalists will present their research in three minutes or less, in language accessible to a general audience. It's a celebration not only of the finalists and contest winner, but also of graduate research at UCSF and of scientific inquiry.

PhD candidates: Declare your intent to enter the competition by January 31. Find full details and entry link.

Cash prizes of $4,000, $2,000, and $1,000 will be awarded to the 1st, 2nd, and 3rd prize winners chosen by the judges. And the audience will choose the "People's Choice" winner, who will receive $750.

Stay tuned for more event details and live stream viewing link!

Read more about the contest.


UCSF is committed to providing accessible and inclusive programming to all participants. If you require a reasonable accommodation for this event, please contact Erik Rotman by March 22.