20th Annual JSMC Declamation Contest

20th Annual JSMC Declamation Contest
We are excited to announce 20th Annual JSMC Declamation Contest during the Mahavir Janma Kalyanak celebration. Like every year this year too we have thought provoking topics for you to prepare. We also have attractive prices for participants and winners. 
JSMC Thanks
  • Chirag & Lakshmi and Braylan Koki Kothari family for Sponsoring Declamation Contest
  • Kailash Mutha & Family in memory of Late Kanta Mutha for partially sponsoring Declamation Contest
Contestant Guidelines
  •  Each contestant is allowed a maximum of 5 minutes; bell will ring at 4 minutes mark. Penalty for taking extra time.
  •  Contestant may deliver their speech in English or Gujarati or Hindi
  •  Contestant will be judged based on following criteria
  •  Introduction: 10 points
  •  Material: 40 points (Jain Principles, originality)
  •  Presentation: 20 points (speed, tone of voice, eye contact)
  •  Conclusion: 10 points (Restating, concluding topics)
  •  Uniqueness: 20 points
  •  Final score will be determined by adding 3 judges' scores
  •  Ties shall be resolved by discussion among the judges
Registration deadline: Sunday, Apr 14, 2016