2011 DFW Youth English Speech Contest

The 2011 DFW Youth English Speech Contest is a unique opportunity for youths to initiate, research, write, and deliver an address to public audience. Texas Dragon Toastmasters Club will organize the contest. Toastmasters International has been invited to aid in the critical judging area and all levels of competition will be judged by the members of that organization. Students in Grades 1 to 12 (Spring 2011) are invited to participate. Online registration is required. Registration fee is $10.

The sponsors of the speech contest are Texas Dragon Toastmasters Club, Chinese Institute of Engineers (CIE), Confucius Institute of UTD and Texas Instruments Chinese Initiatives (TICI). The major objective of the contest is to foster self-confidence, promote interest in public speaking, provide an opportunity for youths to enhance their speaking skills by competing, and recognize the best to encourage all.

The details of the contest are:

Date & Time: 8:00 AM ~ 12:00 PM, Saturday June 25, 2011
Location: Conference Center Auditorium (CN 1.120)
The University of Texas at Dallas (UTD)
800 West Campbell Road, Richardson, TX 75080

Please visit http://www.cie-dfw.org for registration and more information. The deadline of the registration is June 29, 2011. For inquires, please contact Amy Wan or Timothy Chan at dfwyouthspeechcontest@gmail.com.