The National Speakers Competition showcases the top speaking talent in the Fraternity. It is an opportunity for PSE members to use and develop their public speaking skills. The competition recognizes outstanding student members who have mastered skills in the areas of self-presentation and verbal communication by making a public speaking presentation in a competitive setting. Be a part of the competition that has been growing every single year! The National Speakers Competition, sponsored by Enterprise, features a preliminary round where you will send in a video presenting the prompt and the top scores will move on to the final round.
The next National Speakers Competition will be held at the PSE 2022 National Convention, please go to the PSE 2022 National Convention Websitefor more details on the dates and requirements to compete. You must register for the PSE 2022 National Conventionby March 7, 2022, by 5:00 PM CT, and select this competition to participate.
2022 Regional Speakers Competition Details
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First round is virtual; Finalists will advance to in-person round during your Regional Conference
Prizes include complimentary National Convention registration, cash, and an opportunity to emcee at the 2023 PSE National Convention in Norfolk VA!
Speech prompt Announced: September 14th, 2022
Video Submission Deadline: 3 Weeks before Regional Conference
Finalists announced: 1 Week before Regional Conference
Live Final Round: Friday Night at Regional Conference
Inspirational Speech (Think “TED Talk”!)
5-7 Minute Presentation
First Round: Pre-Recorded Video Submission
Final Round: Live Presentation at Regional Conference
Finalists will receive written feedback prior to final round
One double-sided 3×5 Index Notecard is allowed for Final Presentation
No Visual Aids will be allowed
All Information for competitors will be through the Speakers Competition Smart Room that will be available once competitors are registered for their Regional Conference. To login to the Smart Room, click here.