ILCOG Teen Talent 2021
Teen Talent 2021 is almost here!
Students, as you prepare for the big day, remember, you are performing to the audience of one. Win or lose, God will be glorified! Thank you for supporting Illinois COG Teen Talent!
Things You Should Know:
There have been many changes to the Teen Talent Competition Manual. All division and category requirements are listed in the new Teen Talent Guideline Manual.
All categories are in one manual and can be downloaded online at the following link:
Covid Protocols
Please plan to wear a face mask while entering and walking about the building. You may remove your mask once in your seat. Please practice social distancing and handwashing. Let's work together to promote a healthy enviroment!
Creative Writing Statement of Verification of Originality...

All Creative Writing pieces (Short Story, Articles/Essays, Plays/Skits, Poetry & News Writing) must be accompanied by a “Statement of Verification of Originality Form” completed for each entry at registration. The following information must be typed in the right hand corner of the first page of each entry: Name, Age, Address, Local Church, Church of God State or Region, and Number of Words.

Multi- Media Project Information Form...

All Multi-Media entries must have a “Project Information Sheet” completed & the project saved to a thumb drive for entry at registration.

Bible Teaching Lesson Prep Form...

All Bible Teaching entries must have a “Lesson Preparation Plan” completed for entry at registration.

Art Project Information Form...
All Art entries must have an “Art Project Sheet” completed for entry at registration & all framed entries should have hanging hardware on the back of the piece.
Music Submission for Music & Drama Division & Multi Media Submission.

For all drama and music entries that require music and multi media submissions, please review how to submit media: All music must be submitted in MP3 format to the following Jot Form link by April 19th 2021. Please bring a "back up" copy on CD or jump drive on competition day.
ILCOG Teen Talent Location:
Bethalto Church of God
800 E Bethalto Blvd.
Bethalto, IL 62010

Registration/Check In: 9am
Competition: 10am
Participants that ordered a Teen Talent t-shirt will receive it upon check in.

Lunch Specials...

BCOG Student Ministries will be selling a delicious meal in the Gym on the day of competition. Make plans to dine in.
Lunch will be held at 12:30pm.

$6 Lunch Specials include:
Loaded Nachos & Loaded Potatoes with unlimited toppings (cheese, meat, salsa, etc.). Also includes bottled water or soda.
Take time to review the following schedule. Please note, the schedule is subject to change. You will be notified if any changes occur.
International Teen Talent...
State participants placing 1st, 2nd and 3rd will be eligible to participate in the International Teen Talent Competition. Each participant will be responsible for paying their own entry fee. The international competition will be a virtual event held on August 2nd-6th 2021. After State Teen Talent concludes, International entry information will become available soon.
There will be no refunds given due to entry cancellation.