speech competition

—feb 2021—

HERE ARE THE WINNERS FOR THE 2021 TOURNAMENT

Congratulations everyone, and thank you for participating!

ORIGINAL ORATORY

1. Laiba N.

2. Alyza P.

3. Joshua C.

IMPROMPTU

1. Andrew W.

2. Akunna I.

3. Neil H.

let's talk theme

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Original oratory speakers will speak on the theme:

RELEVANT SOCIAL ISSUES

(local, national, international)

Speeches will need to entertain, inform, or persuade. As long as the criteria are met, the theme is open for interpretation.

Impromptu theme will be revealed at the competition!

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Alibid has partnered with TalkMaze to provide 20 competition participants with an all-paid for speech workshop by one of their esteemed team members on February 20th. Sign-up will be sent out with the registration confirmation. First come first serve! So, be sure to sign-up quickly.  

TalkMaze is an organization, similar to Alibid, targeted towards speech and debate accessibility to youth. Go check them out! 

Talkmaze

workshop

prizes

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Alibid would like to acknowledge the support of our grant providers -- TakingITGlobal, the Government of Canada, and Canada Service Corps. Thank you so much for generously supporting this project! #RisingYouth

The top 3 speakers of each category (original oratory and impromptu) will win a monetary prize! 

1st place: $30, 2nd place: $20, 3rd place: $15*

*these numbers are subject to increase prior to the competition NOTE: there is no correlation between the two categories and will be judged individually

want to learn more about the judging and competing process?

 

All updates will be on the competition rules