Top 7 Reasons to Come

1. Christ-Centered – Coach Griffith incorporates a Christ-centered worldview in all of his lectures, which include how to apply debate principals into the real world of everyday life. Coach Griffith will also be offering an optional lecture Defy the Lies – the unknown case for moral excellence and abstinence (based on his new book).

2. A Camp for Everyone We offer multiple tracks and class options for ages 11-18 for every level and type of debate. Our Novice track will provide an excellent introduction to competitive debate, while our Open tracks in Team Policy, LD and Parli tracks will stretch and strengthen both intermediate and advance students, and our Parents/Coaches track will include classes on how to be a better coach.

3. Fun Social Events We will have social events like Superfight! Superhero Debate Tournaments, and evening socials, so you can be sure our camps are also super fun!

4. Ideal Preparation for 2017-18 Season NIHD is the best camp to jump start preparation for the upcoming season. We prepare students in four ways:


  • We produce our own LD and TP casebooks (optional purchase)

  • Novice Students will learn will learn how to write their own case, while advance students will learn how to improve in research and writing.

  • Through our in-depth resolution specific lectures, and

  • All tracks will compete in a mini tournament to get the brain juices flowing.

5. Best Value Thanks to our sponsors Stoa Washington and Oak Brook College of Law we can offer the camp at a highly-discounted rate. Tuition ranges from only $140 (for 3-day option) to $275 with the below scholarship code and early-bird discount. Early-Bird registration opens by April 24th and discount ends June 30th, so save $50 by registering by then. We also have limited host-housing, payment-plans, and limited financial aid-work-trade off for those who qualify.