District Speech Contest
The theme for the 2017 District 5190 Speech contest is What 'Rotary Serving Humanity' means, personally, and in my own words.We recommend gearing up now - the earlier the better! We've got great materials to assist clubs conduct a successful speech contest in your club/area. Your efforts will culminate in the winning area speech contestants seeking the top spot at the 2017 District 5190 Conference held at Atlantis Casino Resort Spa on May 20, 2017.

Below are the materials for the speech contest. Please do not hesitate to contact Jeanne Schmidt Herron if you have any questions or need further clarification. We wish you the best success as we continue to promote Ethics in our District, clubs, and youth programs.


Section 1: Preparation ( PDF ) Includes the following documents:
Instructions to Club Presidents
Instructions to Assistant Governors
Club and Area Chairs Information

Section 2: Instructions/Entry Form ( PDF ) Includes the following documents:
Instructions for Teachers and Students
Contest Rules
Student Entry Form
School Promo Flyer

Section 3: Letters and Contact Information Form ( PDF ) Includes the following documents:
Judges Information
Sample Letter to Judges
Speech Contact Form
Sample Letter to Winners

Section 4: Judge/Teller Instructions and Score Sheets ( PDF ) Includes the following documents:
Teller's Instructions
Judge's Ballot
Tie Breaking Ballot
Timekeeper's Instructions

Be sure to check to see if the Music Contest documents are available while you are here.

Jeanne Schmidt Herron