Two days prior to each district level competition
Speak for India 2018 is an Inter-Collegiate Debate Contest presented by Federal Bank in association with The Times of India Group. The main objective of this Inter-Collegiate Debate Contest is to encourage young and enthusiastic minds across the nation to raise the question and give their opinion on relevant issues and make changes in the society. The Speak for India contest offers a podium to the college students to explore their awareness, insights, and perspective on contemporary topics.
This Inter-Collegiate Debate Contest will be open for only those students who are studying in colleges located at Karnataka, Maharashtra and Tamil Nadu. Speak for India 2018 is an individual debate competition and candidates have to fill the online application form only. There is No Application Fee for participating in Speak for India 2018.
|Region||Karnataka, Maharashtra and Tamil Nadu|
|Class/ Age||College Students Only|
Candidates, who currently studying in any of the colleges in the state of Karnataka, Tamil Nadu and Maharashtra are eligible for this Inter-Collegiate Debate Contest.
Speak for India 2018 - Inter-Collegiate Debate Contest has interesting prizes for the winners. The cash rewards will be given to all the winners in district level and zonal level as well as the participants in the semi-final and grand finale.
Apart from these, consolation cash reward will be given to all the other finalist with the special reward for a Popular Choice candidate. The rewards which will be given to the participants are yet to be announced and will be updated as soon they are released in the table given below:
|Winner of the Contest||-|
|Runner-up of the contest||-|
Candidates who are willing to participate in Speak For India must fill the online application form which is totally free. Candidates are also required to submit a “Letter of Consent” from the College Principal and the true copies of supporting documents to justify the credentials furnished during the online registration.
This contest is open to all the students studying in any of the colleges located in Karnataka, Maharashtra and Tamil Nadu.
The application form of Speak for India contest has to be submitted through online mode. Candidates are liable for disqualification if the details submitted in the application form are found to be untrue or false.
The candidates selected to participate in the Speak for India - Inter-Collegiate Debate Contest need to carry a valid college ID proof with them.
The winner will be selected by the judging panel on the basis of style, clarity, and conviction of thought and lucidity of articulation. Selected candidates will get a confirmation mail from firstname.lastname@example.org with all relevant details about the competition. Once the result declared by the organizers at each level will be final and no further queries, complaints or disputes will be entertained. The stages of the selection are given below: