we invite High School Students to participate Student Speaker contest.
Lions Club of Berkeley Annapurna would like to inform you all that this year too we are inviting high School kids to participate Student Speaker contest. The competition has been conducting last 78 consecutive year, the Lions Clubs of California has been conducting student Speakers contests in local communities initiated by local Lions Club.
Here is the details of the contest rules.. Contest Rules for Judges as well as Contestants.
Since last 6 consecutive years Lions Club of Berkeley Annapurna has been organizing club level contest and sending our contestant to participate Zone and higher level contest. Last year for the first time our Contestant reached up to third level of contest to regional level.
It’s a great opportunity to represent our kids to such competition that pay totaling over $103,500 in scholarships. This year the Foundation will provide scholarships totaling $103,500.00. From this amount, each of the fifteen District winners will receive a $4,500.00 scholarship, each of the four Area winners will receive an additional $6,500.00 scholarship and the winner of the Multiple District Four Contest will receive an additional $10,000.00 scholarship.
Therefore, I would like to encourage all our lions members to inform potential high school student to contact the program coordinator Lion Dr. Tika Lamsal before 5th of Jan 2016. First Club level contest will be held on Jan 10th 2015 at 11 Am.
Venue: Himalayan Flavors Restaurant.
1585 University Ave. Berkeley
2015-2016 Topic: “Liberty and Justice for All” — What does it mean to you?
Student Speaker Contest Completion Dates
Sunday , 10, 2016 Club Contest at 8:30 AM Sharp.
by Monday, March 14, 2016 Zone Contest
by Monday, April 4, 2016 Region Contest
by Monday, April 25, 2016 District Contest
by Monday, May 6, 2016 Area Contest
on Saturday, June 4, 2016 MD4 Final Contest
for more information please visit this link http://studentspeaker.md4lions.org/