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