Anyone over the age of 18 is welcome to volunteer to judge the debate rounds. No experience is necessary. The American Debate League provides the judge training on-site 30 minutes before every tournament. As a judge you will be responsible for the following:
If interested, you must complete the application to be considered for the position.
Upon receiving and reviewing the application, the Executive Director of the Debate Program will call you for a 15 minute interview. Once the decision is made, we will email you the certification to be the Volunteer Judge for American Debate League.