Frequently Asked Questions: Working With Us, Speaker Funding, Prospective Speakers

  • » What Types of Audiences Do You Speak To?

    Our award-winning speakers address a variety of audiences, with each speaker having their specialty.

    You can refine your speaker search by audience type on our speaker listing page.


    • Grade K-5 Students
    • Grade 6-12 Students
    College Students
    Educators & Staff
    Full-Day Training

  • » How Can I Secure Speaker Funding?


    As a caring adult, you undoubtedly feel responsible for providing your students, staff, or community with the inspiration and tools they need to succeed. But budget constraints often block many in your position from being able to book the kind of speaker you’d feel confident in – one that can deliver genuine, life-changing results for your audience.

    Let’s face it; you get what you pay for.

    DOWNLOAD OUR SPEAKER FUNDING GUIDE, and you’ll discover simple, tried-and-true strategies for securing the money you need for the kind of speaker your audience will love.

  • » Why Should I Use a Speakers Bureau Like Top Youth Speakers?

    • SAVE TIME: We take the time to understand your exact needs and match you with the perfect speaker for your audience.
    • NO STRESS: We serve as your partner before, during, and after the event – making sure no detail is overlooked.
    • CUSTOMIZED: We’ll consult with you over the phone to clearly identify your audience and message goals.
    • RESULTS: You get a professionally prepared, dynamically delivered presentation focused on achieving the results you want.
    • VETTED SPEAKERS: When you book a speaker; you are risking your reputation and the impact of your event.
    RISK-FREE: You are fully protected by our Speaker Satisfaction Guarantee!

  • » Speaker Representation: How Do I Become One Of Your Speakers?

    We are extraordinarily picky about the speakers we choose to represent.

    Our rigorous speaker vetting process ensures we work with only the best of the best.

    Hundreds of speakers apply to Top Youth Speakers each year. We accept less than 1%.

    If you are confident you could be a fit, please fill out this application as a first step.

    NOTE: If you are just getting started as a speaker, we recommend the YSU speaker development training.

  • » Careers: Are You Hiring?

    We Inspire The Next Generation & Those Who Lead Them 🔥

    Top Youth Speakers® books hundreds of speaking events for our roster of world-class speakers. We are looking for someone to help us book these events and manage the details. Think part-sales, part-customer service.

    If you are interested, click here to learn more and apply.

  • » How Much Do Speakers Charge?

    We will quote you the best price available, and you do not have to pay travel costs. Most of our speakers range from $2k-$10k; however, if you are flexible on your event date or choose a time frame that a speaker is already in your area, we can help you save money. Remember, with a speaker; you are risking your reputation and the impact of your event. It’s best to hire the best rather than skimp out and hire a speaker who flops.


  • » When Will a Top Youth Speaker Be in My Area?

    You can view our calendar of upcoming events and see when a speaker or program is in your area. Often, if you’re able to schedule your event when they are nearby, you can save money.

  • » What If I Don't Know My Date Or Budget Yet?

    No worries. It’s best to get in touch with us as soon as possible, so we can figure out the details.

  • » What Sort of Schools or Organizations Do You Work With?

    We have worked with over 2,500 (and counting) schools and organizations around the globe. Ranging from public schools, private schools, charter schools, faith-based schools, technical colleges, Ivy-League universities, parent-teacher administrations, professional development for school districts, and on and on.

    Read dozens of unedited reviews from our clients on their experience.

  • » How Does The Speaker Satisfaction Guarantee Work?

    We value the trust you place in us to help you select the perfect speaker for your event. Therefore, if you’re not satisfied with the performance of a speaker you booked through us, we want to make it right. Just call us within five-days after the event and request a refund. Simple as that.

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