Scholars Week Annual Speech Contest

Here is your chance to be heard!

The Department of Communication Studies and Organizational Communication will be hosting its annual student speaking contest to be showcased during Scholars' Week on Wednesday, March 28th at 4:30 p.m. in Todd Hall room 204.

Contestants will create and deliver an original persuasive speech to compete for cash prizes and awards.

This event will be co-hosted by the College of Liberal Arts and is open to any current MTSU student who has completed or is enrolled in COMM 2200.

Cash Prizes

1st – 5th place will receive awards and prizes provided by McGraw-Hill.

Application

Click HERE to download the application. Submit your application form, an outline of your original speech, and a YouTube link to your speech to Speech.Contest@mtsu.edu

Applications are due by Sunday, February 28th.

Sample Speeches

Click HERE to view speeches from our past contests.

Contact Information

If you have any questions that were not addressed in the FAQs section email Speech.Contest@mtsu.edu.

 

Finalists will deliver their speech to a live audience during Scholars’ Week!