Oratorical Contest


This year's topic:

"Healing the World with Optimism"

Youth under the age of 19 as of October 1, 2020 (and is not enrolled as a degree seeking student of a post-secondary institution) in the United States, Canada or the Caribbean. There is no minimum age.

How To Enter: Interested students must contact their local Optimist Club. They need to submit an essay on the pre-assigned topic. 

- 2020 Winner -
“Where are my roots of optimism?"