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

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

Contest opens:
Entry deadline:
Finalists selected:
Finals in New York:

December 16
February 27
March 12
March 28

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