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Speech Trek Contest

WHAT: The "Speech Trek" program of the Roseville-South Placer Branch of the American Association of University Women (AAUW) is pleased to announce the 14th annual high school speech competition, "The Eleanor Stem Allen Speech Contests."

TOPIC: Are men and women truly equal today, or are the suffragists of 1920 still suffering in 2020?  

CASH PRIZES:  

Local:  1st place $900; 2nd place $500; 3rd place $300; 4th and 5th places $100 each

State:  1st place  $1,500; 2nd place $1,000; 3rd place $500; 4th place $250; 5th place $150

CONTEST DATES:

Semi-Final:  Friday, February 14, 2020, at 5:00 PM, Whitney High School, Rocklin

Local Final:  Friday, February 21, 2020, at 4:00 PM, Kilaga Lodge, Lincoln

State Final:  Saturday, April 18, 2020, San Francisco, travel and lodging expenses are reimbursed for the contestants and one chaperone.

Application Deadline is February 5, 2020, but applications are being accepted as soon as students can fill them out and turn them in.

 

SEE MRS. TIBBITS AT THE FRONT DESK FOR THE INFORMATION PACKET REGARDING THE TOPIC AND APPLICATION.