The Budget Debate Challenge is a mock parliamentary debate. Each debate round involved 4 competing teams of 2 speakers each. One team represented the Ministry of Finance while the other three represented various interest groups and stakeholders in society.
The finals of the MOF Inter-School Budget Debate Challenge was successfully held on 17th March 2010 at the Hwa Chong Institution Cheng Yi Auditorium, from 2pm to 5pm. The results of the Budget Debate Challenge 2010 are:
|Placing||Secondary Category||Pre-University Category|
|Champion||Anglo-Chinese School (Independent)||Raffles Institution|
|First Runner-Up||Hwa Chong Institution||Anglo-Chinese School (Independent)|
|Second Runner-Up||Methodist Girls’ School||Hwa Chong Institution|
|Third Runner-Up||Raffles Institution||Victoria Junior College|
We would like to express our heartiest congratulations to all finalists! If you missed the action, you can catch the highlights of the debate on Razor TV (Part 1, Part 2); or view the snapshots of the finals. More Razor TV videos on the debate can be found here.
The winners from the Secondary School Category who would proceed to the finals are:
|Anglo-Chinese School (Independent)||Yew Wei Li Avery
|Hwa Chong Institution||Chng Luey Chi
Darion Jin Hotan
|Raffles Institution||Chua Jun Yan
|Methodist Girls’ School||Tabitha Lee En Ting
Nathalie Koh Jia En
The winners from the Pre-University Category who would proceed to the finals are:
|Hwa Chong Institution||Benjamin Leong Zhi Wei
Max Fu Xiang Ming
|Victoria Junior College||Rachel Elisabeth Ong Teng
Rio Hoe Xiang Loong
|Anglo-Chinese School (Independent)||Dorothy Wong Shen Jie
Yeo En Fei Walter
|Raffles Institution (Junior College)||Chia Boon Liang Matthias
Nicholas Quah Er Chuan
We would like to express our heartiest congratulations to all finalists!
The finals of the MOF Inter-School Budget Debate Challenge will be held on 17th March 2010 at the Hwa Chong Institution Cheng Yi Auditorium, from 2pm to 5pm. Come support your schools and catch the exciting debates live!