NFLJ Debate Tournament in Kansai

NFLJ Debate Tournament in Kansai

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.

参加特典1

NFL points
(based on the victory or defeat, ranking)

参加特典2

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)

Categories

Debate
[Public Forum Debate]
2 vs. 2 debate

Debate topic: Governments should prioritize increased humanitarian aid to refugee camps over increased admission of refugees

Schedule

DAY1
March 27th (Sun)
Time
8:00〜16:30 (Four rounds)
Location
Ritsumeikan University Osaka Ibaraki Campus

Application

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

Entry process

3/7 (Mon): Application deadline 3/14 (Mon): Notify the selected teams for the competition 3/21 (Mon): Enrollment and Participation fees payment deadline  *Participation is finalized after the payments 3/27 (Sun): NFLJ Debate Tournament in Kansai  *Selection of the NFL US participants 2016 June: NFL US Main Competition  *For the first winner only

Download the Tournament Flyer(PDF)

Organizers & Sponsors

Main Organizer

一般社団法人 National Forensic League Japan

Co-organizer

立命館大学

Special sponsor

近畿日本ツーリスト

Other sponsors

NEC
DELTA
IGS

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