National Debate Coaches Association National Championship

2019 — Chicago, IL/US

The 2019 NDCA National Championships will be hosted by Glenbrook South High School at 4000 W. Lake Ave, Glenview, IL 60026.

Competition will take place at Glenbrook South on Saturday and Sunday (April 13-14, 2019) and at the Renaissance Chicago North Shore Hotel on Monday (April 15, 2019).

We are not offering hired judging this year. You must cover the judging for your entries in order for your entries to be removed from the waiting list.

All tournament rules and procedures can be found here:

To be eligible to compete:

Each student must complete the "Permission to Record" form


Each school must complete the "Student Certification" form which verifies students represent their school and will have a chaperone that is an official employee of the school.