Education First (EF) International Speech Competition 2017 for Young People (Fully Funded to New York, USA)

Application Deadline: 15 April 2017

The EF Challenge is an international speech competition that encourages high school students to find a creative and engaging answer to the question: “What does it  mean to be a global citizen?” With the help of their teachers, the EF Challenge participants will write and record a short speech that inspires the audience and convinces the jury: both students and teachers have the chance to win amazing prizes – from trips to dream-destinations to study abroad courses and online English lessons.

Guideline:

  • Language : All speeches must be in English
  • Age : Students between 15 and 19 years can participate
  • Length : The speeches must be between 2 to 5 minutes long
  • Upload : All speeches must be recorded and uploaded to YouTube or a similar platform

Benefits:

  • Win a two-week study abroad course to a destination of your choice
  • Win a trip to the EF Youth Leadership Forum at the EF New York
  • Win a spot for an EF Teacher Training Course

Timeline:

15 April 2017

All students and teachers must be registered and will receive an email with instructions on how to submit the speeches

2. Submission Deadline
1 May 2017

All videos have to be uploaded to YouTube or a similar platform, and the link must be shared with us

3. National Winner Announcement
17 May 2017

National juries will choose the best speeches and announce the finalists

4. Global Winner Announcement
30 May 2017

The global winners of the EF Challenge 2017 will be announced and showered with prizes

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