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Student Speech Competition

Student Speech Competition

You could win free tuition at OSU-OKC in our annual Speech Competition! Submit your speech by Sept. 27 based on the theme "What does college mean to me?" A group of finalists will be selected to present their speech in front of a panel of judges, with the top three finishers each receiving a prize.

FIRST PRIZE | Winner will receive 12 hours of tuition to be used in one semester at OSU-OKC.*

SECOND PRIZE | Second-place will receive three hours of tuition to be used in one semester at OSU-OKC.* 

THIRD PRIZE | Third-place will receive three hours of tuition to be used in one semester at OSU-OKC.* 

SPEECH TOPIC | Students will prepare and present a speech on the topic of what college means to them. 

ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS | Students must be in good standing, with at least a 2.5 GPA, and be enrolled in at least 9 hours.**

HOW TO REGISTER |  To enter, students can self-register in Canvas for the OSU-OKC Speech Competition learning community where students will find instructions for the contest, relevant deadlines, and helpful tips on improving speeches.

How to Register

COMPETITION DEADLINES

  • September 27, 2020 - Deadline for initial outline/essay.
  • October 20, 2020 - Speech presentation competition at 2 p.m. in the Hub.

QUESTIONS?

Contact communication assistant professor Cynthia Vleugels at vleugel@osuokc.edu or 405.945.6787.

*Students must be in good standing, with at least a 2.5 GPA, and be enrolled in at least 9 hours.

**Special dispensation can be made for first semester students who do not have a GPA.