Four-Way Test Speech Contest

Topic: “What the Four-Way Test Means to Me”

  • Contestants must be in high school and can be any age.
  • Contestants who have participated at the District level in any previous year are not eligible.
  • Speeches are to be 5 minutes.
  • No written scripts or props are allowed; however, 3×5 cards may be used
  • Student will need to be available to go to the Regional and District dates if they qualify.

Club Contest: February or March

Regional Contest: March or April

District Contest: May


  • Content – 1/3 of score
  • Delivery – 1/3 of score
  • Organization – 1/3 of score

The Four-Way Test

Of the things we think, say or do:

  1. Is it the truth?
  2. Is it fair to all concerned?
  3. Will it build goodwill and better friendships?
  4. Will it be beneficial to all concerned?



Application & Consent Form

Judges Score Sheet

Sign up by December 1

Club: Burleson Area Mid-day Rotary