Registration has just started for the 2010 IDEA-NFL Southeast Asia Qualifier event. Location and dates for this event have been recently updated. The venue for this tournament has been changed from Politeknik Tuanku Sultanah Bahiyah in Kulim, Malaysia to Cempaka International Ladies' College in Bandar Enstek, Negeri Sembilan, Malaysia. The dates for the tournament have been moved from April 16-17 to May 1-2, 2010. The registration deadline has also been postponed until April 15, 2010.
For the past five years, IDEA and the National Forensic League hold qualifier events in Korea, Southeast Asia, and newly added this year, China. At these tournaments, high school students have the opportunity to qualify from their events and advance to the National Forensic League US National Tournament in Kansas City, Missouri, USA June 13-18, 2010. Debate events include public forum debate, original oratory, humorous interpretation, dramatic interpretation, duo interpretation, and international extemporaneous speaking.
To register for this event, and for more information, click here. The school fee for entry is USD $125, which includes a one-year membership with both IDEA and the NFL. Individual entry fees are USD $10 per person, per event. For further information, contact Alisa Keetanitinun at firstname.lastname@example.org.