Topic: "How My Optimism Will Help Me Press On To 'Greater Achievements of the Future"

The Optimist Annual Oratorical Contest is for young people under 19 years of age who have not yet graduated from high school or the equivalent and attend school in Rock Hill School District Three. The contest has three levels, they are:

Level

Participating Areas

Date

Location

Local Club

Rock Hill School District Three

March 28, 2015  10:00 a.m.

St. Martin dePorres Center, St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Rock Hill, SC

Zone

Rock Hill, Chester, Ft. Mill, Lancaster, and York School Districts

April 11, 2015
10:00 a.m.

St. Martin dePorres Center, St. Mary's Catholic Church, Rock Hill, SC

District

State of South Carolina

lApril 26, 2015

Columbia, SC

 Each applicant is required to give a 4- to 5-minute speech on the topic “How My Passions Impact the World.” Winners progress to the next level.

  • Local Club prize: Medallion and Gift
  • Zone prize: Plaque
  • District prize: Plaque and two $2,500 scholarships
  • Regional prize: Plaque and two $5,000 scholarships
  • International prize: Plaque and two $10,000 scholarships

For an application and complete contest rules, please click here.

 

Complete the application and mail it to:

Optimist Oratorical Contest

Central City Optimist Club

P.O. Box 446

Rock Hill, SC 29731

All applications must be submitted by March 25, 2015

 

If you would like additional information click here to Send Us a Message or contact us by telephone.

Lonnie Harvey, Jr. Secretary-Treasurer Charlie Robinson

tel.803-325-2020803-325-2020

jesclon@att.net                            

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sec-tres@centralcityoptimist.org