Storytelling is a competition where the participants will be telling a story in English in their creative style. The purposes of this competition are to build the confidence for public speaking, improve the ability in telling stories in English and encourage the participants to be creative.
SPESIFIC FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTION (FAQ) STORYTELLING COMPETITION EEC IN ACTION XVIII (EIA) 2019
What will be the themes for every round? Story themes for Preliminary Round is “Changing The World Through Imagination”. Story themes for Final Round participants will draw 3 lotteries, the lotteries consist of words that prepared by the committee on Wednesday, July 10th, 2019.
How long is the performance duration for every round? Duration of Preliminary Round is 6-10 minutes with extra 30 seconds to end the story. Duration for Final Round is 5-7 minutes with extra 30 seconds to end the story.
Can I bring notes while performing? On Preliminary Round and Final Round, Participants are NOT allowed to bring any notes while performing.
For some reasons, I can’t join the competition, but I had paid registration payment fully. Can I do refund? a) The committee of EIA XVIII (2019) will not provide any refund for those who are quitting the competition or disqualified for any reason. Participants may do replacement along with this problems. b) The participations who have been registered online can be replaced with a new participant but it can be allowed ONLY in the same branch competition, at the latest on Friday, June 28th, 2019 by sending the request of replacement to EIA XVIII (2019) Speech Competition’s e-mail address : Storytelling.firstname.lastname@example.org, with the following subject: Replacement_(Storytelling Competition) and the following format body mail :
Competition Type : Storytelling Competition
Name of Original Participant :
Name of Replacement Participant :
Name for Certificate :
c) Any kind of related document that supports the participant’s reason must be attached within the email (e.g. signed medical permit from hospital, participant can send the document in an image form/PDF form). If the committee finds the reason as an acceptable reason, then the committee will send the approval of replacement request to the participant’s e-mail address.
When should I submit my story text? Preliminary Round, 4 (Four) Hardcopies should be submitted on Monday, July 8th, 2019 and Softcopy should be submitted Sunday, July 7th, 2019.