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Apply to be
a Student Speaker
If you're a student with an original "Idea Worth Spreading", we'd love to hear from you! For our upcoming TEDx event, we're searching for a UTK student with an idea deserving of a wider audience, an idea that can engage and inspire our community. Apply now for your chance to take the stage at TEDxUTK 2018!
Frequently Asked Questions
When can I apply?
We're accepting applications until November 1st 2017.
What happens after I apply?
Our speaker selection team will review all applications and select three finalists for consideration.
How will I know if I'm selected as a finalist?
We'll let you know via email either way.
Are there any special requirements?
You'll need to be available for an in-person interview.
I'm not a student, can I still apply?
I know someone who might be interested.
Anyone can be nominated at Students should visit
I have a question you didn't answer.
How can I find out more?
Send us a message using our contact form.
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