Speak Mandarin Campaign "My Story" Public Speaking Competition 2018

The second edition of the Speak Mandarin Campaign "My Story" Public Speaking Competition is now back! 

This is an island-wide oratorical competition targeted at local students between 13 and 18 years of age, to provide them with a platform to share their own inspiring stories. It also aims to hone the oratorical and presentation skills of the students, as well as to build their confidence in expressing themselves in Mandarin. 

​Registration

​Registration is now open till 1 July 2018. 

Email your particulars (Chinese and English name, Age, School, Email Address and Contact Number) to mystory@noontalk.com

Eligibility: Local students, between 13 and 18 years of age.

For more information, please visit www.noontalk.com/mystory2018/

​Competition Format

Stage Description

Auditions
Saturday, 7 July 2018

Participants will share a 90-second story based on the topic "My Story".
There will be 12 shortlisted finalists.

Sharing Session
Saturday, 21 July 2018  

Finalists are invited to a sharing session by a local artiste, who will share tips on script preparation and stage presence. 

Grand Finals
Sunday, 29 July 2018

The 12 Finalists will vie for the Winner title at the Grand Finals.

Round 1
All 12 Finalists will share a 90-second story based on the given topic. Top 6 Finalists will be shortlisted for the next round.

Round 2
Top 6 Finalists will share a 90-second story based on the given topic.
There will be an additional improvisation segment, where the Top 6 Finalists will share a 60-second based on topic determined by the judges.

For updates on the competition, please follow the Speak Mandarin Campaign's Facebook page.

Prizes

Title  Prizes
Winner  

$1,500 cash prize
OSIM products
$500 PUMA vouchers                         

 First Runner Up  

$800 cash prize
OSIM products
$300 PUMA vouchers

Second Runner Up 

$500 cash prize
OSIM products
$200 PUMA vouchers 

Finalists $250 cash prize 

Most Popular Contestant
Voted by Audience

$500 cash prize 

Most Popular Story
Voted by Judges​

$300 cash prize 

 

Saturday, 21 July 2018

 

​Co-Organiser:

      

 

Sponsored by: 


          Lee Foundation             

Supported by:

         

 

Sunday, 29 July 2018