College Chinese Speech Competition Registration Form

Hosted by Confucius Institute at Community College of Denver

Questions? Please Contact Jane Lim

Event Information

Do you have a passion for Chinese? This is the time to show off what you have learned!

April 15, 2020 | 5 - 7:30 p.m.
Confucius Institute Culture Center | 1030 St. Francis Way, Denver, CO 80204

The top three winners will receive prizes and all participants will receive awards. The dinner reception will take place after the award ceremony.

Important Information about the Competition

Speech Requirements

Please choose one topic. Format: Individual speech

  • My China Dream (我的中国梦)
  • The story of my Chinese learning (我学汉语的故事)
  • Create your own topic

Time Limit

  • 1-2 minutes (beginning level)
  • 2-3 minutes (intermediate level)
  • 3-5 minutes (advanced level)

Judging Criteria

  • Fluency
  • Pronunciation
  • Speech notes are permitted
  • Memorization
  • Content Interest
  • Presentation (extra points for dressing in Chinese attire)
  • Compliance to Time Limit


Complete the fields below by April 1st, 2020 to enter the Chinese Speech Competition

Applicant Information


Submit Your Speech

You can submit your speech in both Chinese or English electronically here today or send an email directly to Jane Lim at You must submit the text of your speech in advance and before April 15th to be entered into the competition.

Files must be less than 2 MB.
Allowed file types: pdf doc docx.