Applicants are asked to upload a one-minute
(maximum) YouTube video about their current research and to provide the
video link in the application. The video is
similar to an abstract or one-minute elevator speech about your
The top contestants will compete in one of two preliminary heats, held October 24th and 25th from 5:30-7:00 in the UKAA Auditorium (place is tentative) where you will present your full 3-minute thesis (if you have a conflict with one of these dates and are chosen to compete in the preliminaries, contact us so we can make necessary arrangements).
The final will be held on November 15, from 5:30-7:00 in the Kincaid Auditorium in Gatton Building.