The Indiana Right to Life Oratory Contest strives to promote the ability of high school juniors and seniors to share their pro-life view with others. Although speaking ability is important, this contest also seeks to help teens organize and express their pro-life views. We also strive to give the contestants an opportunity to meet other pro-life teens.
With many COVID-19 restrictions and concerns continuing, as we did last year, we have made the decision to once again hold the 2021 IRTL State Oratory Contest in a video format.
The video entries will be judged on Saturday, May 15th. All entries (speeches and videos) need to be received by no later than Monday, May 10, 2021. form should be completed and emailed to firstname.lastname@example.org as soon as possible, but no later than May 10, 2021.
The contestant’s speech should be provided no later than May 10th. Entries after May 10th will not be accepted.
Also, please provide a still photo of the contestant and a signed copy of the attached publicity/release form.
The top four contestants will be notified by May 20, 2021.
Here is the list of items we will need no later than May 10, 2021:
Still Photo of Contestant
Contestant Publicity Release Form
Speech in written form (as a Word file or pdf; if pdf, please provide as one pdf file)
Video of contestant presenting speech (following Oratory Contest Rules).
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An all-expense paid trip to the National Right to Life Convention and Oratory Contest, June 25 & 26, 2021 in Herndon, Virginia for first place winner and one parent or guardian.
Airfare for contestant and one parent
Transportation to and from hotel
Registration for Convention Teen Track, Friday evening reception and Saturday Oratory Contest
Hotel for Thursday through Saturday night
All meals while at the Convention.
Second Prize- $200
Third Prize – $150
Fourth Prize -$100