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Eligibility
  1. All registered secondary schools under Education Bureau are eligible to participate in the competition.
  2. All participating schools should:
    - assign at least one qualified teacher with debating / liberal studies / language teaching experience to be one of the judges during the   Preliminaries;
    - provide venue at least once for the competition; and
    - suggest 4 motions for the competition.
  3. Each participating school can only deploy 1 team to compete in the English Section and the Chinese (Cantonese) Section respectively.
  4. Each team should consist of 3 official members and 1 to 7 stand-by members.
  5. Each team should be led by a coach who will also act as the coordinator. Mobile number should be provided as contact point.
  6. Each team should assign representatives to attend the Briefing Seminar.
Remarks:
  1. Due to limited number of participating teams, application will be based on a first-come-first-served basis via successful online application.
  2. Should any team fail to assign a judge during the Preliminaries or provide a venue at least once for the competition, its right to participate in next year's competition will be denied.
  3. Please confirm to proceed and sign on the print copy of this application form, then fax it to 2305-1765.
  4. Please contact us at 3181 3630 or 3181 3601 if you encounter any problems during online enrollment. We will not change the application result due to failure of online enrollment.

** Please complete the form in English. **

Section One: School Information
School Name The Principal
Mr Ms
Tel Fax
Address

Section Two:Application
1) Coach Information
Coach Name
Mr Ms
Teacher Teaching Subject Coach
Tel
(Daytime contact) (Mobile)
Email

2) Team Members Information
Please fill in the information for 4-10 team members. Only the listed members are allowed to compete, otherwise its right to participate in the competition will be forfeited.
Student Name Class Email Tel
Student Name Class Email Tel
Student Name Class Email Tel
Student Name Class Email Tel
Student Name Class Email Tel
Student Name Class Email Tel
Student Name Class Email Tel
Student Name Class Email Tel
Student Name Class Email Tel
Student Name Class Email Tel

Judges Information
Each participating school must assign teacher(s)/ coach(es) to act as member(s) of the judging panel for the competition at least once. The Organising Committee shall contact the assigned judges and provide competition details, including date and time, two weeks before the competition. Judges are advised to reserve their time for their selected date of adjudication. Should any teams fail to fulfill the requirement, its right to participate in next year's competition may be affected.

Judge One
Name
Mr Ms
Teacher Teaching Subject Coach
Tel
(Daytime contact) (Mobile)
Email
 
11 November, 2017 (1st Preliminary) 12 December, 2017 (2nd Preliminary)
10 February, 2018 (2nd Preliminary) 10 March, 2018 (3rd Preliminary)

Judge Two
Name
Mr Ms
Teacher Teaching Subject Coach
Tel
(Daytime contact) (Mobile)
Email
 
11 November, 2017 (1st Preliminary) 12 December, 2017 (2nd Preliminary)
10 February, 2018 (2nd Preliminary) 10 March, 2018 (3rd Preliminary)
 
Section Three: Competition Venue Provision
Each participating school must provide a venue at least once for the competitions, and arrange for teacher and helpers from their schools to assist on the days of the competition.
(Please put a in the box(es) provided)

11 November, 2017
(1st Preliminary)
9 December, 2017
(2nd Preliminary)
10 February, 2018
(2nd Preliminary)
10 March, 2018
(3rd Preliminary)
24 March, 2018
(Quarter Final)
21 April, 2018
(Semi Final)

Section Four: Motion Suggestion
Each participating school must suggest four motions for the competition and may choose to elaborate each of their suggested motions according to the judging criteria in not more than 200 words. The motions will also be considered for the ‘Best Motion Award’
Motion 1.
 
Elaboration (not more than 200 words):
Motion 2.
 
Elaboration (not more than 200 words):
Motion 3.
 
Elaboration (not more than 200 words):
Motion 4.
 
Elaboration (not more than 200 words):
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