2019 Topic: "Is There a Fine Line Between Optimism and Reality?"
Contest Rules: http://optimist.org/e/member/scholarships4.cfm
2018 Winners - Nathan Narcelles and Alana Sayat
2017 Winner - Ryan Huntley, Hastings MS
2016 Winners - Annabelle Pan, UAHS and Defne Ceyhan, Hastings MS
2015 Winners - Jenny Jiao, UAHS, Nicholas Amore, UAHS and Dylan Carlson, Hastings MS
2014 Winners - Sophia Fisher, UAHS; Dylan Carlson and Madison Olvey, Hastings MS
2013 Winners - Ziyue Wang, UAHS; Zanovia Criss, Hastings MS
2012 Winners - Megan Fisher, UAHS; Nick Amore, Hastings MS
2011 Winners - George Beck, UAHS; Elizabeth Yutzey, UAHS
2010 Winners - Joe Huddle, Hastings MS; Julia Crone, Hastings MS
In 2015, Nicholas Amore also won the Ohio District Oratorical Contest!
In 2011, George Beck also won the Ohio District Oratorical Contest!
Miss Ohio congratulates George Beck at the 2011 District competition
2011 Oratorical Contest
1st Place Male- George Beck
1st Place Female- Elizabeth Yutzey
Also pictured: Megan Fisher, Nick Amore, C.J. Ha
2010 Oratorical Contest