Optimist International’s Oratorical Contest
Topic for the 2023 – 2024 school year is:
“How to change the world with optimism.”
For more information, contact:
Click Here to download contest rules and application from Optimist International
*** If there is interest, we will also hold a Communications Contest for the Hearing Impaired ***
The Optimist Oratorical Contest gives youngsters a chance to speak to the world.
More than $160,000 in scholarships are awarded annually. Optimist International clubs have
been conducting Oratorical Contests since 1928. Many famous individuals have
participated, including actress Julia Roberts.