NSDA Middle School Nationals

2020 — Albuquerque, NM/US

Dates & Deadlines

Important Middle School Dates

  • Coaches may register online beginning March 1. 
  • Congressional Debate legislation is due April 24. 
  • All registration materials and payment are due May 1. This includes: 
    • Entries. No name changes or adds will be permitted after May 1. TBA entries will be dropped.
    • Payment. Entry drops after May 1 will not be refunded. Payment may be done by credit card online or via check postmarked by 5/1.
    • Judges. No judge swaps will be permitted after May 1.
    • Media release forms. These must be signed by each student's parent/guardian.
    • Entry agreement forms. This form must be signed by the school's principal, coach, and supervising adult.
    • Judge paradigms for Policy and LD judges.
    • Pre-ordered t-shirts must be requested and paid for by May 1.
    • Judge conflicts. Any conflicts that need to be entered after May 1 will incur a $200 late fee.
    • Piece info. Title, author, and ISBN info for Interp events, title for Dec, title and topic for OO and INFO must be posted by May 1.
  • A late fee of $200 will be assessed for each missing form or payment received after May 1. 
  • Any information missing after May 8 risks forfeiture of your entry.

More info found at https://www.speechanddebate.org/middle-school-unified-manual/