Saturday, April 17th, 2021
11:00 am~1:30 pm CST (12:00~2:30 pm, EST) via Zoom
Free and open to the public, but registration is required.
March 29-April 10, 2021 and there is no fee for registration.
Eligibility and Requirement
One contestant per college in each level will compete at this contest.
This contest is open to all college students who are currently taking or
have taken within a year a Korean language course at a college in the
Midwest area. All contestants should submit their speech script in
level-appropriate language when they register.
-A person whom I admire the most(except family)
-My belief, my dream or my life
-My encounter with Korea
-My opinion on current social or cultural issues
-Beginning Level: 1-2 minutes
-Intermediate Level: 2-3 minutes
-Advanced Level: 4-5 minutes
Awards and Prizes
–Highest Standing Awards (1 in each level) : A scholarship for studying
Korean at Kyung Hee University or Sogang University or Sungkyunkwan
University plus airfare $1,000
-Excellent Awards (1 in each level) : $800 per person
–Honorable Mentions (3 in Beginning level, 2 in intermediate level, 2 in
Advanced level ) : $500 per person
–All participants will receive participation souvenirs
Hyo Sang Lee(Co-chair) Indiana University, firstname.lastname@example.org
Ihnhee Kim (Co-chair) Northwestern University, email@example.com