Feedback Round - 18th Jan, Saturday
Live-stream Final - 19th Jan, Sunday
A 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.
Senior : 12-15 year olds
born between 10th Feb 2004 & 9th Feb 2008
Junior : 9-11 year olds born between 10th Feb 2008 & 9th Feb 2011
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 is ₹ 750 per speaker. Early bird ₹ 500 till 4th Jan 2020.
- 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.
- 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.
- You will be notified 10 seconds before your time is over to wrap it up. Penalty for exceeding time limit.
- 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.