Language & Literature

2024 KOREAN SPEAKING CONTEST

We are looking for participants for the Korean Speaking Contest! The contest is open to all who love the Korean language and will be providing a valuable opportunity to experience and share the beauty and diversity of Korean language. Since the event will be held online, everyone across Australia can join in. It will be a great opportunity to showcase your skills and have fun at the same time. Join us to experience the charm of the Korean language and take on new challenges. If you’re ready, please apply now!

TOPIC (Choose one topic from the following, up to 4 minutes)
1. “내가 가장 멋있었던 순간” (“My coolest moment”)
2. “내가 경험한 특별한 한국문화” (“The special Korean Culture I experienced”)

ELIGIBILITY
– Non-Korean background Korean language learners all across Australia
– Aged 18 or above

PRIZES
First Place (1 Winner): Certificate, Eligibility to participate in ‘Korean Speech Contest’ and ‘Korean Cultural Training Program’ held in Korea organized by King Sejong Institute Foundation
Second Place (1 Winner): Certificate, $300 Westfield gift card
Third Place (2 Winner): Certificate, $200 Westfield gift card
Participation Prize: All other finalists will receive a certificate and $50 Westfield gift card

CONTEST SCHEDULE
Application Period: From now – 03/07/2024 (WED) 16:00 (AEST)
Announcement of finalists: 05/07/2024 (FRI) 12:00 (AEST) via email
Grand Final: 09/07/2024 (TUE) 18:30 (AEST) / Online via Zoom

JUDGING CRITERIA
– Diversity (30), Fluency (30), Accuracy (20), Pronunciation (20)

HOW CAN I APPLY?
– Application link: https://forms.gle/fSGyVQTm3cuVLNLQ6
– Speech scrip & link/video of the speech required / Entry closes on 03/07/2024 (WED) 16:00 (AEST)

AUDIENCE RSVP
Be part of the exciting moment and support our speaker! The most engaging audience will receive an audience prize. Please click ‘HERE’ to join!

ENQUIRIES: 02 8267 3400 / sejong@koreanculture.org.au