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High School Oratory Contest

Michaela Meyer, Gabe Meyer, Evan Sander

Held each spring, the High School Oratory Contest offers students the opportunity to speak up for life.

Each contestant must prepare a 5-7 minute speech on abortion, infanticide, euthanasia, or stem cell research.

The top three winners receive cash prizes, and the first place winner will compete in the statewide contest.

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CONTEST CRITERIA

  • High school student (grades 9 – 12) at time of the contest
  • Students must research, write, and present an original prolife speech
  • Speeches are to be 5 – 7 minutes long

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PREVIOUS CONTEST WINNERS

  • 2017 – Gabe Meyer
  • 2016 – Evan Sander
  • 2015 – Noelle-Ashley DeNooy (state oratory winner)
  • 2014 – Jodi DeLange
  • 2013 – Jennifer Evans

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APPLICATION

To compete in the High School Oratory Contest:

  • Download and complete the application form.
  • Submit it by March 1 to Grand Rapids Right to Life.