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We Want to Hear Your Voice!

In this 6-week program, you will choose a topic from the United Nations' list of 17 sustainable development goals and write a 3-5 minute informative speech with an innovative and practical solution. You will develop the skills to effectively perform the speech to a panel for the opportunity to win up to $3,000 in scholarships.

Compete for $3,000 in available scholarships!

Create an impact. Join our positive community. Develop skills for success.

Through a series of interactive online classroom sessions, you will receive a top-of-the-line education in soft skills and emotional intelligence. You will learn to think independently, how to effectively give and take criticism, how to represent yourself professionally online, as well as how to increase and develop confidence.


  • When does registration close?

    The last day to register for Next Generation Speaks is Friday, September 4th.

  • How do I access to the course portal?

    Once you sign up or apply for Next Generation Speaks, you will receive an email with a link that grants you access to the classroom portal.

  • When are the classroom sessions?

    Classroom sessions will be on Saturday mornings at 9:00 a.m. (PST), and Tuesday afternoons at 3:30 p.m. (PST).

  • Where will classroom sessions be located?

    The entirety of this program will be virtual. We will use Zoom for the classroom sessions!

  • When is the first round of competition?

    The first round starts on Friday, October 2nd and ends on Sunday, October 4th.