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Category: Standard Oration Solo

Score Sheet


  • Includes speeches which are expositions, patriotic readings, or narratives.
  • Entry must be Christian in content.
  • Presentation must be memorized.
  • Presentation must be 4 to 7 minutes long. Two points will be subtracted from your score if you exceed this limit.
  • 5 copies of the outline or manuscript must be submitted to the judges.

Competition Day Checklist

  • Do I have 5 copies of the entry?
  • Am I dressed in a way that is appropriate for a scholarship competition? For more info on this, see General Rules – Attire