The Theodore Roosevelt Institute at Long Island University is partnering with the Theodore Roosevelt Association to present the National Theodore Roosevelt Public Speaking Contest.

High school juniors and seniors are invited to compete to win awards and scholarships in the national Theodore Roosevelt Public Speaking Contest. Make a speech on "Why Theodore Roosevelt Matters in the 21st Century" while enhancing your critical thinking, leadership, and independent research skills.

Entry deadline:
Finalists selected:
Finals in New York:

March 29
April 10
April 25

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