Billy Tate Southern Bell Forum MBA

2020 — Nashville, TN/US

Dear Friends:

You are cordially invited to attend the 38th Billy Tate Southern Bell Forum on the campus of Montgomery Bell Academy in Nashville, Tennessee. Competition will begin on Saturday January 4 and will run through Monday January 6, 2020.

Our goal is to provide the finest hospitality with the most competitive policy debate experience available. We are certain that our many hospitality offerings and quality of awards will assure you that we are not profit-oriented.

In order to ensure your school’s participation, please enter at your earliest possible convenience. Please read carefully all information and adhere to the stated deadlines. The competitive field is limited to 64 teams. Schools may enter up to two teams, with the “top” teams from each school receiving priority. Once capacity is reached, we will be forced to refuse additional requests to attend.


Kevin Hamrick

Director of Debate

Montgomery Bell Academy