Summer Forensics Institute

Summer Forensics Institute

Bradley University’s Speech Team, the reigning undisputed 2013 National Champion, is the most successful forensics program in the country.  Since 1980, Bradley has won more than 41 national championships and 153 individual national championships – a record of success unmatched by any other forensic or academic program in history.

For nearly 50 years, Bradley’s Summer Forensics Institute (SFI) has provided instruction to students from around the world. Join us this summer for personalized instruction from national champions specializing in Interp, Oratory, Extemp, Original Comedy, and Special Occasion Speaking. 

Dates and Cost

Sunday, July 13 - Saturday, July 26, 2014
Friday, June 13 - Deadline to register and pay full tuition

Full institute fee of $1,195 covers all instruction, camp t-shirt, handouts, computer costs, lunches, dinners, final banquet, and accommodations in an air-conditioned residence hall.  The commuter fee is $1,045.  

Areas of Focus

The 2014 Summer Forensics Institute will offer instruction in the following areas: Oratory, Humorous Interp, Special Occasion Speaking, Dramatic Interp, Original Comedy, Informative, Declamation, Extemp, Prose, Impromptu, Poetry, Duo Humorous (both partners must attend camp), Duo Dramatic (both partners must attend camp).

In the News

Bradley's Speech Team finishes among top in nation at both AFA and NFA tourneys.  Read more >

Local

Speaking of Champions
Back-to-back National Champs
Three in '13

National

Forget NCAA Titles, This School Dominates Spoken Word
Big Talkers: Bradley U Students from Chicago Area Win National Speaking Prize

Learn From the Best
Bradley's Championship Speech Team! 

2013 Bradley Speech Team 

Learn more about Bradley's Incredible Speech Team.