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    Sponsored by Cengage Learning

    Submission Deadline: Friday, May 29, 2015 

     

    The Contest

    We know public speaking can be an intimidating process. It’s also a great way to build confidence and skills you will use long after your class is over. At Cengage Learning, we want to give you the opportunity to showcase your skills for a chance to win a scholarship! Submitted videos will be used in our digital learning platform, MindTap, as examples of great student speeches.  

    Who is eligible? 

    • Instructors nominating student speeches must currently teach at a 2- or 4-year college or university, or at a Private Sector Institution/School.
    • Students submitting a speech video must currently be enrolled at a 2- or 4-year college or university, or at a Private Sector Institution/School.

    What to submit? 

    • An individual student speech video not less than 1 minute and not longer than 10 minutes
    • A complete-sentence outline emailed to communicationarts@cengage.com
    • Speech must be intended to inform, influence, persuade, or entertain a listening audience

    Scholarship Prizes Available

    • FOUR Grand Prize Student Winners will each receive a $500 scholarship 
    • SIX Honorary Student Winners will each receive a $250 scholarship
    • All winners will receive a Cengage Learning Outstanding Student Speaker certificate—great for your résumé!  

    Winners will be announced on Tuesday, June 30, 2015.

    Get started!
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