Public Speaking Challenge


Dates

Feedback Round - 18th Jan, Saturday

Live-stream Final - 19th Jan, Sunday

Challenge

Persuasive Speech
 
persuasive speech is a specific type of speech in which the speaker has a goal of convincing the audience to accept his or her point of view. The speech is arranged in such a way that it  causes the judges and the audience to accept all or part of the expressed view.
 
Categories
 
Senior : 12-15 year olds  born between 10th Feb 2004 & 9th Feb 2008
 

SENIOR CHALLENGE 

Junior : 9-11 year olds born between 10th Feb 2008 & 9th Feb 2011
  

JUNIOR CHALLENGE

Prizes (For each category)

Stage Finale - 1st prize: ₹ 2500; 2nd prize: ₹ 1500; 3rd prize: ₹ 1000. 

All the Finalists will be receiving certificates. T&C apply. 

Registration Fee
 
Registration Fee is ₹ 750 per speaker. Early bird ₹ 500 till 4th Jan 2020.

Rules
  1. The Topics and Time limit for both rounds of the Challenge remain the same. You can change your topic from one round to the other.
  2. Use of index cards is allowed, but only for reference of outline and key points. Reading verbatim is discouraged and will result in a penalty.
  3. You will be notified 10 seconds before your time is over to wrap it up. Penalty for exceeding time limit.
  4. There is no dress code for any round. We recommend Smart Casuals.
All the registered speakers will be receiving a Challenge Video from our Judges to help them with their preparations and a Challenge Handbook with the Judging criteria.
 
For any questions, email us at support@melio.co.in or call-whatsapp us at 9902081632.