Meenu Mathews delivering an address during 2018 Commencement ceremony

Student Speaker Competition

Please note: The 2019 Student Speaker Competition is now closed. 

The Student Speaker Competition allows students to compete for a chance to address classmates and the rest of the GW community at Commencement on the National Mall.

Undergraduates, graduates, on-campus and distance learning students from the graduating class are eligible to compete. Candidates must be in good academic standing with the university.

Watch: Meenu Mathews, B.A. '18, delivers the 2018 Commencement Student Address