Optimist Oratorical World Championships

Optimist Oratorical World Championships
Saint Louis University





2019 Optimist International World Championship Winners

  • First Place: California South – Alyse Saucedo
  • Second Place: Kentucky/West Virginia – Michael Morgan
  • Third Place: Ohio – Dylan Hyun

2018 Optimist International World Championships Playlist

Each World Championship winner will receive a $15,000, $10,000 and $5,000 scholarship respectively.

2019 Optimist International World Regional Winners

  • Global Region: Haiti – Israel Dorvil
  • Northeast & Great Lakes Region: Ohio – Dylan Hyun
  • Great Plains Region: Wisconsin/Upper Michigan – Regina Gravrok
  • Mid-Atlantic Region: Kentucky/West Virginia – Michael Morgan
  • Southeast Region: Alabama/Mississippi – Grace O’Grady
  • Southwest Region: Tenn/Ark – Sydni Whitfield
  • Middle America Region: Eastern Missouri – Judson Mayfield
  • West Coast Region: California South – Alyse Saucedo
  • Saint Lawrence Region: – Manuela Nauboussi


Each World Regional winner will receive a $5,000 scholarship.


Local and District Contest Information