Community Volunteer Program

Judging Competitions

Skills Canada Provincial & National Prepared Speech Competition

This year, Skills Alberta and Skills Canada are in Edmonton! We are looking for graduate students with a strong background in public speaking or with debate teams to help judge high school students for the Prepared Speech Competition. Please submit your intention to judge with your CV. We are also looking for bilingual speakers for the national competition.

When (Provincials):
Day 1 – Thursday, May 31st (noon – 4 p.m.) Impromptu round
Day 2 – Friday, June 1st (8 a.m. – 4 p.m.) Prepared Speech round

When (Nationals):
Day 1 – Monday, June 4th (noon – 3 p.m.) Impromptu round
Day 2 – Tuesday, June 5th (8:00 a.m. – noonish) Prepared Speech round

Where: Edmonton Expo Centre, 7515 118 Ave NW, Edmonton, AB

Food will be provided to judges. 

Contact: Charity Slobod at cslobod@ualberta.ca if interested.