Last updated: October 6, 2021

Organization and Contact: 2021 2022
American Debate Association
Dr. Danielle Verney O’Gorman, U.S. Naval Academy Tournament Locations: Online
Cross Examination Debate Association
Brian Rubaie, University of Iowa Tournament Locations:
National Debate Tournament
Dr. Sarah Partlow Lefevre, Idaho State Univ. Tournament Locations: Online
National Forensic Association
John Boyer, Lafayette College Tournament Locations:
National Individual Events Tournament
David Gaer, Lonestar College Tournament Locations: Online Tournament University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Phi Rho Pi April 4-10 April 3-9
Prof. Jeff Przybylo, Harper College Tournament Locations: Online St. Charles/St. Louis, Missouri
Pi Kappa Delta
Dr. Jessica Furgerson, University of Cincinnati Tournament Locations:
National Parliamentary Debate Association
Dr. David Worth, Rice University Tournament Locations:
Interstate Oratorical Association April 23-24
Larry Schnoor Tournament Locations: Online
Mike Bauer, Ball State University Tournament Locations:
Novice Nationals
Matt Delzer, Berry University Tournament Locations:
National Christian College Forensics Invitational March 25-28
Dr. Chris Leland, Azusa Pacific University Online
Pi Kappa Delta Comprehensive Invitational (aka Off-Year Nationals) March 18-21
Ryan Louis, Ottawa University (KS) Tournament Locations:  Online
National Parliamentary Tournament of Excellence
Adam Testerman, Texas Tech University Tournament Locations:
International Forensics Association
Dr. Nicholas Butler, Arizona State University Tournament Locations:
International Parliamentary Debate Association
Jorji Jarzabek, Louisiana State University-Shreveport Tournament Locations:
US Worlds (British Parli) Championships  
Public Communication Speech and Debate League
Brian Swafford, Northwest Missouri State
National Speech Championships
Ryan Lauth Ball State University

General rules about tournament dates — subject to change as noted above:

  • ADA – 2nd weekend of March
  • CEDA – 3rd weekend of March
  • DSR-TKA – 3rd weekend of March
  • NDT – Last full weekend in March (not on Easter) or 1st weekend in April
  • NFA – 3rd weekend of April
  • NIET – First weekend in April (Friday-Monday); if the 1st is on Saturday, then it is that weekend
  • PRP – 2nd full week in April (Monday-Saturday)
  • PKD – 2nd or 3rd week in March (odd years only)
  • NFL – 3rd week in June
  • Interstate Oratory – Last weekend in April
  • NEDA – Last weekend in March
  • Novice Nationals – 2nd or 3rd weekend in March (Friday-Sunday)
  • NPDA – Last weekend in March
  • NCCFI – 2nd weekend in March
  • Forensic Honorary – 1st or 2nd weekend in March (not during PKD years)
  • NPTE – Normally 1-2 weeks before NPDA Nationals.
  • ARTa – 1st weekend in May