Since its start in 1928, the Oratorical Contest is the longest-running program sponsored by Optimist International. The contest is designed for youth to gain experience in public speaking and provide them with the opportunity to compete for college scholarships up to $22,500.
|Address||4494 Lindell Blvd.
St. Louis, Missouri 63108
|Start Date||October 1, 2018|
|End Date||June 29, 2019|
|Registration Deadline||April 15, 2019|
|Grades||Under 18 as of October 1, 2018|
|Days Missed||At most 2|