Save Money for Forensic Programs

May 16, 1998
updated July 27, 2013

Prepared by Jim Hanson

This document seeks to provide suggestions, encourage research, and present concrete proposals to reduce financial barriers to participation in forensics. This document is in progress and we seek your suggestions for improving it. Please e-mail Jim Hanson at jim@wcdebate.com and provide additional ideas or revisions to the ideas contained in this document.

Questions or Comments? Send mail to Jim Hanson at jim@wcdebate.com

On this web page, there are suggestions for the following:

1. Ways to Lower Fees at Tournaments you Host

2. Ways to lower the cost of Research

3. Reduce Costs of Travel to Tournament

 

1. LOWER FEES AT TOURNAMENTS

TOURNAMENT DIRECTORS--LOWER THE COST OF TROPHIES

TOURNAMENT DIRECTORS-HELP NEW, POORLY FUNDED PROGRAMS

TOURNAMENT DIRECTORS-LOWER THE COST OF JUDGING

TOURNAMENT DIRECTORS-GET SPONSORS FOR YOUR TOURNAMENT

TOURNAMENT DIRECTORS-LOWER TRAVEL COSTS FOR PARTICIPANTS

TOURNAMENT DIRECTORS-IDEAS AT THE END OF YOUR TOURNAMENT

2. REDUCE TRAVEL COSTS TO TOURNAMENTS

COACHES-FIND LESS EXPENSIVE HOUSING/HOTELS

COACHES-REDUCE THE COSTS OF FOOD

COACHES-REDUCE TRAVEL COSTS

COACHES-GENERAL TOURNAMENT COST REDUCTIONS

 

        Questions or Comments? Send mail to Jim Hanson at jim@wcdebate.com