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California Lions Clubs International

MD4 California Lions Student Speaker Contest

2017-2018 TOPIC

"Integrity and Civility Play What Role in Today's Society?"

Find a Contest! (under construction)

Club Locator 

Club Contest Packets will be mailed mid-October from the MD4 Admin Office

DEADLINE TO ORDER CLUB PACKETS WAS OCTOBER 1

Clubs may order packets by mailing a $25 late fee to
MD4 Admin Office, 129 Los Aguajes Ave., Santa Barbara, CA 93101

PLEASE DO NOT ORDER ZONE, REGION, DISTRICT AND AREA PACKETS!

Zone, Region, District, and Area packets will be distributed by the Governor at a District meeting.

HAVE YOU ORDERED?
 

Helpful Links

click ► The Student Speaker Foundation 

The Foundation is the financial base for the scholarships awarded to Student Speaker Contest winners.  We appreciate your support.

click ► Find a Lions Club near you 
(not all Lions Clubs participate in the contest)  Contact your high school counselor or principal.

The internet is a great resource for aspiring public speakers.  Here are a few helpful links.  Remember, the Lions contest does not allow visual aides, uniforms, costumes, props.  Begin by reading and fully understanding the Student Handbook (rules)

click ► Toastmasters International - 10 Tips for Public Speaking

Feeling some nervousness before giving a speech is natural and even beneficial, but too much nervousness can be detrimental. Here are some proven tips on ...
www.toastmasters.org

click ► Public Speaking Tips

Public Speaking Tips - a public speaking, communication, and presentation skills resource covering preparation, speech writing, audio and visual aids, ...
www.speaking-tips.com

click ► How to Write a Speech | eHow.com

Overview of Organized Speech Writing. Following structure is key in being an organized speech writer. Get tips on the basics of… More ...
www.ehow.com

Completion Dates

by Monday, February 26, 2018 Club Contest
by Monday, March 19, 2018 Zone Contest
by Monday,
April 9, 2018
Region Contest
by Monday,
April 30, 2018
District Contest
by Monday,
May 21, 2018
Area Contest
on Saturday,
June 9, 2018
MD4 Final Contest
   

 

Lions Clubs Materials to Print

2017 Winner of Student Speaker Contest

 

Indigo Funk, Area 2, Ukiah Redwood Empire Lions Club, District 4-C2

Four young men competed on June 3, 2017, for a $10,000 scholarship, two graduating seniors, a sophomore and a junior.  The winner was Indigo Funk, Area 2, representing Ukiah Redwood Empire Lions Club, District 4-C2.  He is a junior who is thinking about attending Brown University.

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