Calling all brave and brilliant high-schoolers! Take part in the 5th annual @america Young Thinkers' Trophy Competition. This year we have gone digital! Register your team and take your shot at great prizes and the coveted title of 2020's sharpest Young Thinkers.
Pre-registration is required in order to participate in the @america Young Thinkers' Trophy. Please access this link to register your team.
Each debate team must comprise 3 (three) high school (SMA/ SMK) students in Indonesia. Participants must be able to bring proof that they are a high school student (student ID)
Composite teams are allowed as long as all three students are Indonesian high school students.
The main contact person for a team will register the team and provide their contact number and e-mail for registration purposes. The main contact person should be readily contactable for tournament-related communication throughout the registration period. They may or may not be part of the debating contingent.
All participants must agree to a technical check prior to the tournament to make sure that they can accommodate the platform used for the competition.
Semi Final & Final Round will be recorded and livestreamed
@america team has the rights to stock videos and images taken during the competition
The registration fee per team is IDR 0! This tournament is free of charge!
Grand Prize: iPad Pro and @america Young Thinkers' Trophy.
All participants MUST attend the Young Thinkers’ Trophy 2020 Debate Seminar that will be held on 25 September to participate in the competition. The seminar will be held online through zoom.
If you need more information, please contact here.
We currently have 30 teams registered. However, as sometimes teams may have to drop out at the last minute, we are still accepting registrants to be placed on a reserve list. So please click here to secure a spot if any of the original 30 teams becomes unable to participate.