About Us

  • Overview

    Speak for India is an initiative by Federal Bank in association with The Times of India Group to encourage young, dynamic and enthusiastic minds across the nation to raise their voice on pertinent issues and play the role of change maker in society. We cannot rule out the possibility that somewhere in the nation there may be a young prodigy, aspiring to be a great orator. The event offers college students a podium to explore their awareness, insights and perspective on contemporary topics.

    The Podium – KARNATAKA

    Speak for India - Karnataka edition is a journey to find the most vibrant, confident and persuasive debater from the state of Karnataka. The Karnataka Edition would be held in 2 languages – English & Kannada. Phases of evaluation would include district, zonal, semi-final and the final round. The contest will be conducted at common venues. Students can participate by registering online. At the initial level, they will speak in their respective district centre or at the designated centres.

    The prize would be awarded to the orator selected by the judging panel based on style, clarity and conviction of thought and lucidity of articulation.

    For more details read Terms & Conditions