Registration Deadline:
17 August'2022, 12:00 AM

Registration Fee:
Free

Team Size:
Individual Participation

Start Date / End Date
18 August'22, 03:00 PM

Eligibility
School / College Student

All that you need to know about Extempore Competition

Format of the Competition:

  • The speech is intended to reveal a competitor’s ability to develop a point of view on a general topic and to deliver an impromptu speech within limited preparation time.

  • Each participant will be given 5 minutes to speak extempore on a topic picked up by him or her. 

  • A bunch of the topics will be given to select one randomly. 

  • He/she will be given 2 minutes prior to the speech to think over the topic.

  • Participation certificates will be given to all participants.

  • No registration fees.

Rules:

  • ​Participant has to speak only in English & Hindi.

  • The maximum time limit to think over the topic will be 2 minutes and the maximum time for speech will be 5 minutes.

  • The participant will be allowed to select the topic once only.

  • Participants will not be allowed to take any paper or material with them or during the speech.

  • Paper will be provided to make notes about the topic but they will not be allowed to carry them for the speech.

Judging Criteria

  • Judges will be looking for clarity of thought, logical organization, sincerity and the effective use of plain English.

  • In the case of a tie, the winner will be decided by the panel of judges by mutual discussion.

  • Participants will be judged on the following criteria.

  • Approach/Departure

  • Appearance

  • Poise/Self-confidence

  • Voice projection/Inflection

  • Diction/Enunciation

  • Facial Expressions

  • Gestures

  • Eye Contact

  • Enthusiasm

  • Persuasiveness

  • Clear presentation of ideas

  • Worthwhile Message

Rewards and Prizes?

The winner will be given a trophy and a certificate.