Faculty Pitch Competition

AUC faculty present their research in a three-minute pitch. One winner is selected from each school if at least three participants from each school are selected.

One or two rounds based on a number of participants. First round by school, to select three finalists from each school by a panel of judges. Final round during the RCC final event, three winners are selected by the audience.

All full-time and part-time AUC faculty from all schools.

  • Content: Clarifies the purpose of research, findings, and impact in the real world/region. Identifies what problem it solves.
  • Delivery: Clear communication to a non-specialized audience, logically organized talk that leaves the audience with a clear understanding, engaging and interesting- audible, motivated speakers, and engaged audience.
  • No PowerPoint slides or props.
  • Up to three minutes - does not exceed the time.

Submit the application form here.

March 2, 2019

  • EGP 15,000, EGP 10,000 and EGP 5,000 per winner

  • Research featured on posters around campus, library screens, and News@AUC