Martin Luther King Jr. Events

Martin Luther King, Jr. 2022 Speech Contest

Contestants will write and deliver a 3-5 minute speech on the following topic: “I Have a Dream.” The topic shares the name of one of Dr. King’s most well-known speeches but does not have to cover or mirror the same information; you are then asked to tell us about their dream.

To sign up, potential contestants must email [email protected] by Friday, January 21st. Contestants will prepare their speech and deliver “live” during the event on Monday, January 25 at 12:30pm. If a contestant is unavailable during the “live” event, they can record themselves instead.

Connect to the event on Tuesday, January 25 @ 12:30pm at https://vccs.zoom.us/j/81472416023.


Martin Luther King, Jr. 2021 Speech Contest

Raeid Ebrahim, our 2nd Place winner!

Contestants wrote and delivered a 3-5 minute speech on the following topic: “I Have a Dream.” The topic shares the name of one of Dr. King’s most well-known speeches but does not have to cover or mirror the same information; they were then asked to tell us about their dream.

  • 1st Place: Vincent Parente
  • 2nd Place: Raeid Ebrahim
  • 3rd Place (tie): Antonio Rose & Antonio Ross-Argueta

Want to check out last year’s event? Check out the recording here:

Special Accommodations: For students requesting accommodations for any of these events, please contact [email protected] or [email protected].