2018 Fall Recognition Ceremony Student Speaker Application

  • Applicant Information

    The committee considers the draft of your speech to be the most important factor in awarding this honor. The ability to articulate ideas in a concise manner, uniqueness of content, passion, and overall quality are heavily considered. The committee is in search of a student who has "something to say" to their fellow Engineering graduates and who is comfortable speaking in front of large groups. Your speech will be a reflection of your experiences here at UF and will be approximately three minutes long.
  • Bio and Resume

  • A one-paragraph autobiographical summary of no more then 220 words. Your submission will serve as the basis for the description included in the Recognition Ceremony program.
  • Denote level of award (international, national, state, local, etc).
  • Include the topic of your research projects, supervisor, and accomplishments.
  • Explain with whom you worked, duration of the internship, duties, and accomplishments.
  • List dates, service provided, and organization involved. Please be as specific as possible.
  • List location of target population served, dates, service provided, and organization involved. Please be as specific as possible.
  • In 1,000 words or less, submit a rough draft of your planned three-minute speech.
  • Confirm & Submit

    If I am selected as a Gator Engineering Student Speaker this semester, I authorize the Herbert Wertheim College of Engineering to release any of the above information I have provided to the public in any manner it shall choose. I consider this information I have provided as not protected under privacy regulations.