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Announcement of organizing Global Leadership English Challenge (GLEC)

Global Leadership English Challenge (GLEC) is an English Speech and Essay Writing Contest on the topics of the United Nations, Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), and nuclear disarmament. With the world facing seemingly unresolvable matters, which range from environmental issues to refugee crises, GLEC aims to raise awareness and understanding of contemporary global issues of the participating students. Participants are expected to share their views on current issues and offer potential solutions to multifaceted global problems on the given themes based on their grade level.

 

Timeline:

-     Preliminary Round: 25 Dec 2019 ~ 25 Jan 2020 Online: www.gleader.vn
-     Final Round: 22 Feb 2020 ~ 23 Feb 2020  Ton Duc Thang University

 

Sections:

English Writing and/or English Speech (participants can choose to participate in 1 or 2 sections)

 

Contest Topics

http://www.gleader.vn/29 

 

Registration and deadline:

TDT Creative Language center will offer 14 free spots for TDTU students. If you are interested in this competition, please register via the link: http://bit.ly/36Oe2fa by 17:00 on January 13, 2020.

 

Prizes:

 

Award Table for 2020 GLEC Viet Nam

   

Elementary

Junior High

High

University

Grand Award

# of people

1

1

1

2

Details of Benefit

Academic Forum on the UN Participation Fee scholarship 100% & Flight ticket to Seoul

UN Headquarters Training Program &
Yale University MUN Conference in the USA 100% (flight not included)

UN Headquarters Training Program &
Yale University MUN Conference in the USA 100% (flight not included)

UN Headquarters Training Program &
Yale University MUN Conference in the USA as a Program Intern 100% (flight not included)

Excellence Award

# of people

4

5

5

4

Details of Benefit

Academic Forum on the UN scholarship 100% (flight not included)

UN Headquarters Training Program &
Yale University MUN Conference in the USA 50% (flight not included)

UN Headquarters Training Program &
Yale University MUN Conference in the USA 50% (flight not included)

UN Headquarters Training Program &
Yale University MUN Conference in the USA as a Program Intern 50% (flight not included)

Outstanding Award

# of people

4

5

5

4

Details of Benefit

Academic Forum on the UN scholarship 50% (flight not included)

UN Headquarters Training Program &
WFUNA MUN Conference in the USA
50% (flight not included)

UN Headquarters Training Program &
WFUNA MUN Conference in the USA
50% (flight not included)

UN Headquarters Training Program &
WFUNA MUN Conference in the USA
50% as a Program Intern (flight not included)

Distinguished
Award

# of people

4

4

4

5

Details of Benefit

Qualification to participate in
Academic Forum on the UN &
Bookstore gift card($170)

Yale University MUN Conference in Korea 100% (flight not included)

Yale University MUN Conference in Korea 100% & flight ticket to Seoul

Academic Forum on the UN Participation Fee scholarship 100% (flight not included)

Special Award

# of people

12

12

12

12

Details of Benefit

Bookstore gift card($40)

Bookstore gift card($40)

Bookstore gift card($40)

Bookstore gift card($40)

Total number by track

25

27

27

27

Total number of Awardees for GLEC Viet Nam 2020

110

Total amount of scholarship to provide benefits above

VND 1,500,000,000

 

Past Winners' Speech:

http://bit.ly/2tABhe6

 

For more information, please contact TDT Creative English Language, email clc@tdtu.edu.vn, phone number: 028 3775 5064, room E0012 Ton Duc Thang University.