2017 Speech Contest Rulebook

Toastmasters International contest rules for International, Evaluation, Humorous, Table Topics, and Tall Tales Speech Contests.

2017 Speech Contest Rulebook

Conducting a Quality Contest

Paul Scharf, DTM, PDG compiled this extensive checklist that describes every aspect of contest planning, beginning weeks before the contest up through the required houskeeping to take place thereafter. Contest planners can use as much or as little as needed for their own contest, as some of the preparatory steps apply to District-level events.

Conducting a Quality Contest (PDF)

Chief Judge’s Briefing Checklist

Useful guide for ensuring that nothing is left to chance before, during, and after the contests.

Chief Judge’s Briefing Checklist

Judge's Certification of Eligibility and Code of Ethics

Toastmasters International form for Judge's Certification of Eligibility and Code of Ethics.

Judge's Certification Form

Speaker's Eligibility and Originality Certification

Toastmasters International form for speaker's eligibility and originality.

Speaker Eligibility Form

Speech Contest Biographical Information

Toastmasters International form for speaker's biographical information.

Speaker Bio Form

Photo Release Form

Toastmasters International form for photo releases.

Photo Release Bio Form

Tall Tales Speech Contest Ballot

Toastmasters International contest ballot for Tall Tales speech contest.

Tall Tales Speech Contest Ballot

Tall Tales Speech Tie Breaking Contest Ballot

Toastmasters International contest ballot for Tall Tales speech contest.

Tall Tales Speech Tie Breaking Contest Ballot

Table Topics Contest Ballot

Toastmasters International contest ballot for Table Topics contest.

Table Topics Contest Ballot

Table Topics Tie Breaking Contest Ballot

Toastmasters International contest ballot for Table Topics contest.

Table Topics Tie Breaking Contest Ballot

International Speech Contest Ballot

Toastmasters International contest ballot for International speech contest.

International Speech Contest Ballot

International Speech Tie Breaking Contest Ballot

Toastmasters International contest ballot for International speech contest.

International Speech Tie Breaking Contest Ballot

Evaluation Speech Contest Ballot

Toastmasters International contest ballot for Evaluation speech contest.

Evaluation Speech Contest Ballot

Evaluation Speech Tie Breaking Contest Ballot

Toastmasters International contest ballot for Evaluation speech contest.

Evaluation Speech Tie Breaking Contest Ballot

Humorous Speech Contest Ballot

Toastmasters International contest ballot for humorous speech contest.

Humorous Speech Contest Ballot

Humorous Speech Tie Breaking Contest Ballot

Toastmasters International contest ballot for humorous speech contest.

Humorous Speech Tie Breaking Contest Ballot

Timer Record Sheet

Toastmasters International contest timer record sheet.

Timers Form

Ballot Counter Tally Sheet

Toastmasters International ballot tally counter sheet.

Ballot Counter Form

Notification of Winner

Toastmasters International Notification of Winner Form.

Notification of Winner Form

First Place Contest Certificate

Toastmasters International First Place Contest Certificate.

First Place Contest Certificate

Second Place Contest Certificate

Toastmasters International Second Place Contest Certificate.

Second Place Contest Certificate

Third Place Contest Certificate

Toastmasters International Third Place Contest Certificate.

Third Place Contest Certificate

Participant Contest Certificate

Toastmasters International Participant Contest Certificate.

Participant Contest Certificate</p