2018-2019 STN Student Presenters

Deadline is January 16


Attention students attending the STN Convention!!
Would you like to be on stage?
Do you have a talent for live performances?
Enter this contest for a chance to be selected
as one of the STN attendees who will be ON CAMERA!


STN will select:
Students to Co-Host the Closing Ceremony on Sunday, March 31, 2019

Students to present awards at the Closing Ceremony on Sunday, March 31, 2019

Students to present at the Excellence Awards on Friday, March 29, 2019

To audition, prepare a short (30 second) video of yourself based on the topic provided.  YOU need to be on camera so we can evaluate your on-camera presence.  You can be creative – do a standup, a commercial, or just a quick piece that shows us your talent.

This year’s topic
:  When it rains, it pours


Student Co-Hosts, Presenters, and Interviewers Contest Guidelines

✓     ONE students from each school may apply.  High School and Middle School students are eligible.

✓     Only one student from each school will be selected.

✓     Schools must be “members in good standing,” meaning that their STN membership and account is current.

✓     Students must be attending the STN Convention in Seattle, WA March 28-31 and be fully registered attendees.  STN will not assume the cost of any travel, registration, hotel, etc. 

✓     All submissions must be uploaded to the STN upload site.  They must be compressed to a file no larger than 100 mb.  Please follow the instructions on the STN upload site.

✓     Entrants may not use a teleprompter.  They should memorize their script or refer to a printed page, if necessary.  Entries should not exceed 30 seconds.

✓     Co-Hosts and Presenters will be required to attend a meeting Friday, March 29 at the Washington State Convention Center and a rehearsal beginning at 7:00 a.m. on Sunday, March 31.  They will also be required to dress formally for the closing ceremony.

✓     All entries may be used by STN to compile a video for STN use.


Judging Criteria
Students will be selected based on professional presentation, poise on camera, and the ability to deliver their point.  Be natural – this is not a news report – it’s a stage audition.


Student Presenters and Co-Hosts Fees and Submissions
There is no fee for this contest.

Entries must be registered online and uploaded to the STN upload site by 5:00 pm January 16, 2019.  The upload site is accessed via your school’s dashboard login.