@america Young Thinkers' Trophy 2017

Thursday 24 August 2017
@america Young Thinkers' Trophy 2017

Calling all Indonesian High School Students! Enter to win the 2nd annual @america Young Thinkers' Debate Competition. @america, in partnership with Atma Jaya Debating Club, will host a national-scale, Asian Parliamentary Debating Competition. This is your opportunity to command the stage, debate other Indonesian schools, show off your English skills and win great prizes!


Preliminary Rounds and Quarterfinal will be held at Atma Jaya University on Friday, 20 October 2017 - 08.00AM – 06.00PM


The Semi Final and Final Rounds will be held at @america on Saturday, 21 October 2017, 10.30AM – 02.30PM, @america


Click here to register.

Once you have registered, we will reply by email with further instructions on taking part in the competition.  


Rules and Regulations:

  • Pre-registration is required in order to participate in the @america Young Thinkers' Trophy.
  • Contestants must be Indonesian citizens and high school students between the ages of 14 and 18 years.
  • Each debate team must include three participants. 
  • A team leader will register his or her team name and the name of each team member.
  • Registration fee per team is IDR 0!  This tournament is free of charge! 
  • Registration will close on 10 October 2017 at midnight.
  • Grand Prize: Kindle Fire and @america Young Thinkers' Trophy.
  • All participants MUST to attend the "Young Thinkers" Trophy Public Speaking Seminars: Elevate Your Debate Skills" that will be held in @america on September, 19 to participate in the competition. More information about this event please go to this link https://goo.gl/nvtzyQ

Maximum number of teams that can participate is 24 teams. First come, first served.


Maximum number of teams that can participate is 20 teams. First come, first serve.