College of Graduate and Professional Studies
Commencement Ceremony Speaker requirements
Application Deadline: Monday, March 8, 2021
Congratulations on your upcoming graduation from Indiana State University! You are an inspiration to us all. We would love for you to share your story with your fellow graduates, at the College of Graduate and Professional Studies May 2021 Commencement Ceremony.
– Your original speech, five minutes (When read, speech should be as close to five minutes as possible, but no longer)
– A GPA of 3.0 or higher
– Applicants must be a Graduate student, graduating and participating in the Spring 2021 Commencement Ceremony.
Applicants will need to submit:
– Their written speech
– A cover letter
– A resume
– A faculty letter of recommendation (if possible) – can send separate from speech
You will be contacted via email regarding if you were chosen as a speaker or not.
You will be contacted to arrange a 10 minute presentation of your speech to the selection committee, if chosen.
Speeches should be submitted by email to Sunshine Mack, College of Graduate and Professional Studies.
For application information, please contact: