Topic for 2019:
“Is There a Fine Line Between Optimism and Reality”
Date: Saturday Dates, TBD
(SWIS Conference winner shares)
Awards: 1st place winner receives a $2,500 scholarship.
To view the picture from previous CCDHH Contests click here.
Prelimary Contest: Scheduled Earlier in April. Award will be presented at the May 11, 2019 conference.
Eligibility: Contestants up through the 12th grade. Students who are certified to have a hearing loss of 40 decibels or more may compete in this contest designed to help them develop the skills and confidence to present in sign or orally to an audience.
Sponsorship: The students are sponsored by a SWIS Club. The CCDHH Contest scholarship is sponsored by the Optimist International Foundation. (If your club is aware of a student who would qualify and/or would like to sponsor a student, please contact the SWIS District Chair).
Requirements: Speech is limited to 4-5 minutes.
Contact info: Josh Zaidel, CCDHH co-Chair 262-993-2516
Amanda Szymkowski co-Chair
Parents and Students: CCDHH Application
Club Information: Optimist International CCDHH Scholarships
SWIS District Deadline: Submit winners to Optimist International by June 2019.