72 incumbent International Officers and Directors and candidates for these offices; District offices (District Governor, Immediate Past District Governor, any Lieutenant Governor, Secretary, Treasurer, Public Relations Officer, Division Governor or Area Governor) whose terms expire June 30; District officers or announced candidates for the term beginning the upcoming July 1
90 and certified as such in writing to the Chief Judge This form is typically done on site the day of the competition up to the district level.For regional and international levels, it is submitted in advance along with outlines of previous speeches used that year in competition.
102 Speech Development 20% SPEECH DEVELOPMENT Structure Opening Support material
103 Effectiveness 15% EFFECTIVENESS Achievement of purpose Interest Reception
104 Speech Value 15% SPEECH VALUE Ideas logic Original thought Here is an important point when it comes to the International Speech Competition. A humorous speech, while it may have great entertainment value, is considered less value to the audience than a motivational or inspirational speech unless it has a great underlying message.If you are funny, do a motivational or inspirational speech that has some humor in it rather than a humorous speech that has some motivation in it.
105 Delivery = 30% PHYSICAL Appearance Body language VOICE Flexibility VolumeMANNERDirectnessAssurance
175 stick with the audience Use things that willstick with the audience
176 What Sticks What doesn’t SimpleComplexConcreteAbstractEmotionalStoicUnexpectedPredictableStoriesFacts
177 Theme Objective Introduction Point/Story 1 Point/Story 2 Point/Story 3 The first 30 Secondsare critical!ThemeObjectiveIntroductionPoint/Story 1JoltThe conclusion is ascritical as the intro!Point/Story 2JoltPoint/Story 3Conclusion