Extemp Topic Areas for Grand Finals

All Extemporaneous Speaking preliminary rounds at Grand Finals will feature questions in one of the following topic areas (not necessarily in this order):

  • US policy (domestic and foreign), politics, and elections
  • Domestic affairs of countries other than the US and foreign policy of all countries (including the US)
  • US and/or global economic policy, business, and trade
  • Social issues, culture, science and technology

Finals (if required) will include topics from ALL topic areas above.