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Summer Forensics Institute


Sunday, July 7 - Saturday, July 20, 2019  
SFI meets at Bradley University

Friday, June 21, 2019  
Deadline to guarantee your SFI t-shirt
Deadline to register and pay full tuition


Residents  The full institute fee of $1,195 includes all instruction, camp t-shirt, handouts, computer costs, lunches, dinners, final banquet, and accommodations in an air-conditioned residence hall.  

Commuters  The commuter fee of $1,045 includes all instruction, camp t-shirt, handouts, computer costs, lunches, dinners, and final banquet.

Areas of Focus

The Summer Forensics Institute will offer instruction in the following areas: Program Oral Interpretation, 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).

Scholarship Opportunities

Special funds are reserved to assist students who have financial need.  Awards vary from $50 to $400.  If you are interested in applying for a scholarship, you must complete the Student Petition for Scholarship (PDF) which includes a recommendation by a high school principal or superintendent.  You will be notified, before the start of SFI, if you have been awarded a scholarship.