Take the Lead
Public Speaking Contest for High School Girls
Take One: Make a video.
Take Two: Do it live.
Take Three: Win free tuition & residence.
Take the Lead is a one-of-a-kind public speaking contest for high school girls in grades 11 and 12.
There is nothing like this in the country.
Participants are invited to prepare and deliver a speech on
a woman or women whose leadership inspires and empowers others
– this could be anyone from your Mom to Hillary Clinton to your childhood Girl Guide unit!
The grand prize is one year of free tuition and a room in residence at Brescia worth over $15,000!
A second and third prize of $500.00 and $250.00 (respectively) will be also awarded.
This year’s event will take place on Saturday, April 1st, 2017
|Register to Participate||Opens on Monday, October 3rd, 2016
||Complete our online registration form indicating your intent to participate in Take the Lead|
|Early Bird Video Submission Deadline||Monday, January 9th, 2017||Submit your video to qualify for the $100 Lululemon gift card draw
|Final Video Submission Deadline||Monday, February 6th,2017||This is the last day to register and submit your video
|Live Rounds at Brescia||Saturday, April 1st, 2017||Live speech competition, including a preliminary and final round, to compete for the top three prizes
If you have questions, please contact Christine Van Leeuwen at firstname.lastname@example.org.