Please follow the rules laid out below and within our speech competition pages. We are currently working on the best way to judge an out-of-state zone competition. Possibly, it will be either via Skype or recorded video (YouTube) entries.
Please visit our speech resources page to view research resources.
|January 2018||Kansas City zone contest|
|January 2018||Springfield zone contest|
|January 2018||Mid-MO zone contest|
|January 2018||St. Louis zone contest|
|January 2018||Out-of-state contest|
|February 2018||State Final contest|
|February 2018||State Final contest (make-up date)|
School competitions should be complete no later than two weeks before the zone contest.
|January 2018||Kansas City local competition deadline|
|January 2018||Springfield local competition deadline|
|January 2018||Mid-MO local competition deadline|
|January 2018||St. Louis local competition deadline|
|January 2018||Out-of-state submission deadline|
|1st Place State:||Engraved plaque|
|Special invitation to speak at the annual Churchill Weekend Kemper Brunch|
|Special invitation to attend the annual Churchill Weekend Kemper Brunch & Lecture|
|2nd Place State:||Special invitation to attend the annual Churchill Weekend Kemper Brunch & Lecture|
|3rd-4th Place State:||Museum t-shirt, Invitation to attend the annual Churchill Weekend Kemper Lecture|
|All Zone participants:||Certificate of Congratulations|