All rules are per the MFA By-laws, which are subject to change by majority vote of member schools. The information below is based on the 2017 invitation.
Make out checks and P.O.s to the Maine Forensic Association based on an invoice presented to you at the tournament and available on TabRoom. Invoice totals are calculated according to below:
Regular Participant School
- $7 per individual entry
- $14 per paired entry
First-year Participant School
- $3.50 per individual entry
- $7 per paired entry
No school will be charged more than $140 for each event category (i.e. Speech, Congressional Debate or Debate) No school will be charged more than $210 for entries in two or more event categories.
Schools may request to hire judges from the MFA for $60.00 each (while supplies last).
See also additional fees related to half judges in the Judging Requirements section.
Schools that drop competitors or judges after 4 p.m. Friday, January 22, 2017 will not be refunded the entry fee and will be assessed a $10.00 nuisance fee per drop.