Join the National Speech and Debate Association!
About Joining the NSDA
Entry to local invitationals, the GSL Conference, SLUDL, and MSHSAA tournaments is dependant upon your own school's policies, procedures, and your team's standing with MSHSAA.
However, many schools in our area also affiliate with the Eastern Missouri National Speech and Debate Association.
As a Member of the NSDA, your school receives:
Joining Eastern Missouri NSDA
Eastern Missouri NSDA (legally known as "East MO NFL") is a 501(c)3 organization.
To affiliate with us, the FACULTY SPONSOR of a school must affiliate through the National Speech and Debate Association. Once affiliated, the NSDA will assign you to an NSDA District -- Eastern Missouri NSDA covers most of the schools east of Jefferson City in Missouri.
Eastern Missouri NSDA does not charge membership dues for its member schools -- your NSDA National Dues and entry fees to the District Tournament cover 100% of our operating costs!
Click the link below to be taken to the NSDA's affiliation page and follow the instructions carefully.
Questions? Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Schools seeking to renew their membership can follow this same process. Just follow the on-screen instructions.
Please note that in order to enter the Eastern Missouri NSDA District Tournaments, schools must affiliate AND students must earn their NSDA Honor Society Memberships by February 5th!