Deliver a talk on STEM with IMPACT

A STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths) public speaking competition for Victorian Undergraduate students

What do we offer?


learn Public Speaking Skills

With workshops on speech construction and presentation skills, mentoring from experts and heaps of opportunities to practice, Let's Torque is the perfect way to hone your skills!


Delve into STEM Solutions

Learn about the potential of existing STEM developments, delve into the research and become an expert on your topic so you can bridge the gap between STEM and society!

Connect with Industry and Peers

Get valuable experience to put on your resume, connect with STEM organisations looking for people like you, and share ideas with like-minded peers!


1. Submit talking Points

To secure your spot in a semi-final, tell us about a STEM concept and how it has the potential to benefit Australia economically, socially, or environmentally.


2. PREP Workshops

Come along to our three prep workshops and learn how to craft your presentation and master the art of public speaking.

3. Semi-Finals and Grand Final

Put your skills into action by presenting at your local semi-final, with the top 8 speakers from across Melbourne competing for the grand prize at our Let's Torque Grand Final!

What does a presentation look like?

The STEM concept

Outline the core science and tech behind your idea, so that a general audience can understand the theory behind it.

the impact

Explain how the STEM concept can be applied to offer a solution and create something of value.



  • $300 cash
  • 1-year membership to The Royal Society of Victoria
  • 2-year subscription to Cosmos Magazine


  • 1-year membership to The Royal Society of Victoria
  • 2-year subscription to Cosmos Magazine


All Finalists

  • To be announced...

2018 Sponsors





About Us

We are a group of students who saw the potential to create real-world impact by applying effective communication skills to STEM developments.