NFLJ Debate Tournament in Kansai
NFLJ is an organization that holds the Japanese version of the largest Speech/Debate competition for the youth in the US called “The National Forensic League”. The first NFLJ Debate tournament in 2016 takes place in Kansai!
For the best team who performed well in this tournament, they will be provided with the opportunity to compete in the US NFL competition in June 2016.
(based on the victory or defeat, ranking)
The first winner will be given the opportunity to participate in the NFL main competition in the US (June 2016).
*Please note, however, that those who would enter into a college at the time of the US NFL competition will not be invited.
Competition Agenda (scheduled)
[Public Forum Debate]
2 vs. 2 debate
- March 27th (Sun)
- 8:00〜16:30 (Four rounds)
- Ritsumeikan University Osaka Ibaraki Campus
|Applicant requirement||•High school or specialized high school students (all nationalities).
*For the international schools, 9th grade or greater.
•If the accommodation is required, at least one adult needs to accompany.
|Application method||Fill out the form on http://nflj.org and submit by the deadline.|
|Entry Start||January 27th 2016 (Wed)|
|Deadline||March 7th 2016 (Mon)|
|Enrollment fees||JPY 1,500 per individual
(If already a member, no fees required).
|Participation fees||PY 5,000 for debate|