SJSU Grad Slam
SJSU Grad Slam 2024
Watch as each of our finalists present their ideas in 3 minutes in front of a live audience! The 2024 event will take place April 16, 2023 at 2:00pm in the Hammer Theatre or via livestream. Registration details will be available soon.
What is Grad Slam?
Grad Slam: Where SJSU’s brightest minds tackle the world’s toughest problems. In Grad Slam, graduate students compete in front of a live audience and a panel of judges, and are scored on their ability to communicate their impactful, and innovative research, scholarship, or creative activity.
Application and Information for Students
Benefits of Participating in Grad Slam
Grad Slam allows students to develop their presentation skills, receive a copy of their presentation, gain professional development opportunities, and build connections. The three winners receive cash prices: First Place: $1,200, Second Place: $800, Audience Choice: $500.