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Grad SLAM Information

Schedule & Prizes

2019 Schedule

Preliminary Rounds

  • Preliminary Rounds | February 12, 13, 14, 2019 (Price Center)
    • 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. (Feb. 12 and 14)
    • 1 to 3 p.m. (Feb. 12, 13, and 14)
    • Selected Semi-Finalists: Angela Nicholson, Michelle Marie Prieto, Po Ling Cheung, Xavier Clark, Michael Metke, Tim Shaw, Albert Keisuke Matsushita, Riley Peacock, Emily Pierce, Andrew Shibata, Vladimir Jovanovic, Juliana Kleist-Mendez, Valerie Saiag, Mayya Azarova, Ahanjit Bhattacharya, Lucas De Abreu Maia, Emerald Liu, Joanna Wang

Semi-Final Rounds

  • Semi-Final Rounds | March 5, 2019 (Forum Room, 4th floor Price Center East)
    • 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.
    • 1 to 3 p.m. 

UCSD Final Round

  • Campus Final Round | Thursday, April 11, 2019 (Student Services Center, Multipurpose Room)
    • 5 to 7 p.m.

UC systemwide Final

  • System-wide Final Round | Friday, May 10, 2019 (San Francisco, CA)

 


Prizes

All Participants

  • Grad SLAM swag

Semi-Finalists

  • $100

Finalists

  • 1st place - $5,000
  • 2nd place - $3,000
  • 3rd place - $1500
  • Participants - $500

Participant Resources

Preparation Assistance

Workshop and coaching information to help you get ready for your presentation

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Additional Resources

Additional resources to help you prepare your presentation

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Guidelines and Downloads

  • Guidelines for the UC San Diego competition
  • PowerPoint Template
    • PowerPoint presentations are due by Friday, February 8, 2019 to sslebioda@ucsd.edu
    • To ensure compatibility, please do not alter the background or filetype (pptx)
  • Judges' ballot form
  • Please show up on time! Any late participants will be disqualified from their round and may request to be rescheduled to a later date, pending availabilit