Family Talent Competition 2019

Due to overwhelming response, the registration deadline is now extended till 28 February 2019! Last chance to register here!

The Speak Mandarin Campaign Family Talent Competition is back for its seventh edition this year!

The Speak Mandarin Campaign Family Talent Competition is a nationwide competition for all Singaporean and Singapore Permanent Resident Parents to have fun while learning and using Mandarin with their children. Since it's inauguration in 2013, the competition has grown from strength to strength with more families taking part every year. For the first time this year, the competition is open to grandparents as well.

Grand Finals will be held on Saturday, 1 June 2019.



  1. Parent(s) or grandparents(s) and child(ren) must form a team. Each team is to comprise a minimum of two, OR up to a maximum of four members.
  2. Participating children will have to be between five and 12 years of age. For any other participating children below five years of age, their performance will not be graded.
  3. All participants must be Singapore Citizens or Permanent Residents.

The Competition will feature three categories. If you are signing up with more than one child, please register according to the age of the elder/eldest child.

Category Participating Criteria
 A  For participating teams with elder/eldest child in Kindergarten Level 1 or 2.
 B  For participating teams with elder/eldest child in Primary 1 or 2.
 C  For participating teams with elder/eldest child between Primary 3 and 6.

Registration closes on 24 February 2019.


Teams will put up a four-minute performance based on the theme “Superheroes” at the Preliminary Round, to be held on Saturday, 6 April 2019.



Title Prizes

Cash Prizes for Winners

 1st Prize: $500 cash

2nd Prize: $300 cash

3rd Prize: $200 cash

4th Prize*: $180 cash

5th Prize*: $150 cash

All winners will receive a Trophy & Certificate of Participation

 Additional Prizes for Winners
  •  Hans Vision eDictionary PX2181
  • WaWaYaYa JoyReader eStorybook
  • Book vouchers from Maha Yu Yi & Hook on Books
  • Sheng Siong shopping vouchers
  • Singapore Flyer flight tickets & a Sky View Pavilion dining voucher
  • Wildlife Reserves Singapore tickets
  • Trick Eye Museum tickets**
  • Resorts World Sentosa attraction tickets^


  •  Certificate of Participation
  • Maha Yu Yi book vouchers
  • Sheng Siong shopping vouchers

* Category A only

** Category C only

^ For 1st and 2nd prize winners only




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