Qualifying Tournaments

The following tournaments are part of the Coolidge Cup national debate experience for the 2018-2019 academic year. Follow the links to learn more about the individual tournaments and to register for a tournament near you. For details on how many bids are available to be won at each tournament and in which events, download the list of 2019 Coolidge Cup Bids (PDF).

Date(s)          Tournament        
Sep 14-16, 2018	 Yale Invitational	                  
Oct 12-13, 2018	 63rd Annual Bellaire Forensic Tournament    
Feb 16-18, 2019	 Harvard Invitational	                   
Mar 2019	 New Hampshire Debate League State Championship
Apr 2019	 Salisbury Debate Day at the Coolidge Foundation
Apr 13, 2019     Long Island Forensic Association Chaminade NSDA Elims
Apr 2019	 National Speech and Debate Association Top Scorers	 
May 2019	 Luddy Debate League Coolidge Cup Qualifier
May 3-5, 2019	 California High School Speech Association Championship
May 5, 2019      Coolidge Cup Online Application


Please note that this list of qualifying tournaments is subject to change. Check back here for the latest information on bid opportunities for the Coolidge Cup.


Students debate in the outdoor tents at the 2018 Coolidge Cup