Public Speaking Contest FAQ
Q: What subjects can I speak about?
A: This year’s theme is “Co-existing with AI”. You can pick any topic related to this theme.
Q: Can I use the same speech that I plan to use in another event?
A: Yes, you can use the same speech as long as it is related to this year’s theme.
Q: Which language can I do my speech in?
Q: What is the time limit of the speech?
A: The time limit for the speech is as follows:
Junior Group: Grade 1-5; 3-minute speech
Middle Group: Grade 6-8; 5-minute speech
Senior Group: Grade 9 & up; 7-minute speech
Q: Are props, visual aids, cue cards, etc. allowed?
A: Yes, props such as visual aids and cue cards, etc. are allowed.
Note: marks may be deducted based on the manner in which they are used.
Q: Are PowerPoint presentations allowed during my speech?
Q: Is there a dress code?
A: Yes. Business casual works just fine.
Q; How will I be informed of the results?
A: You will be informed via email. Make sure that you check your email inbox and junk mailbox regularly.
Q: What are the prizes for the contest?
A: All contestants will receive a participation citation. First, second and third place prizes will be handed to the winners.
Q: What if I have more questions?
A: Feel free to email your questions to firstname.lastname@example.org
Q: Do I need to take any training sessions?
The training sessions are strongly recommended.
Q: How do I sign up for the Public Speaking Contest?
A: You can register here. You will receive a confirmation email after the registration.