High School Junior/Senior Oratory Contest

High school juniors and seniors including home schoolers, you have the voice, the enthusiasm, the spirit and the oppor- tunity to speak up for the voiceless and marginalized members of the human family; the pre-born, the frail elderly and the disabled.

Please consider participating in the annual Oratory Contest sponsored by the Long Island Coalition for Life Educational Trust o be held at Joseph Barry Council Knights of Columbus Hall, on Sunday, March 21, 2021. You will have the opportunity to express in a logical and organized way your respect for the life of every individual no matter how small or incapacitated. The first, second and third place winners will receive $500, $300 and $200 respectively.

You may focus your 5-7 minute speech on one of the following topics: abortion, stem cell research/cloning, euthanasia, assisted suicide or health care rationing. Applications are due Feb. 15th, 2021 and your speech submitted by Feb. 28, 2021. You may refer to notes if needed during speech however contestants should not read it. Any questions please email MakeRoom4Him@Gmail.com or call 516-672-3957

Download the application here: