3rd Annual IPDA HS National Championship

2023 — TBD, AR/US

We are very excited to be hosting the

3rd Annual IPDA High School National Championship

March 31-April 1st, 2023

Excited to announce that the 3rd High School National Championship will be held at the University of Central Arkansas in Conway, Arkansas

A few updates for this year:

- This year we will be adding a category for Junior high Competitors. Anyone from 6th-9th grade who has at least 3 wins in IPDA.

• To qualify for the tournament this year a student must have at least 6 wins in pure IPDA style debate or Public Forum debate before the start of the national tournament.

• If you are hosting an IPDA debate tournament or hosting IPDA debate at your tournament please email ipdahscircuit@gmail.com

  • We will be providing season long award winners. You can track points and wins on the season long results page
  • This year for the first time we will be hosting a junior high division. Qualifications will remain the same for Junior High as High School. (Junior high is 6th up to 9th grade)

• To find tournaments that are hosting IPDA and whether they are in person or virtual please click here

IPDA HS National Championship Steering Committee

Steering Committee President: Daniel Caudle

Steering Committee Executive Secretary: Eric Gamble

Steering Committee Director: Joel Brown