Your own home! The Hub's 2020 Summer Workshop is now online.
Tuition & Fees
Major Only: $650
Major & Minor: $750
One-on-one coaching sessions: Students will be able to sign up for one-hour time slots to receive direct coaching from any of The Hub's instructors that they choose. Each student will be guaranteed at least one session per day.
Early Application ($100 discount): April 15, 2020
Regular Application: May 16, 2020
Late Application ($150 late fee): June 1, 2020
Full Tuition Payment: June 10, 2020
Note: Students may register for a single event or may choose one event for their major focus and the other as their minor focus. Choosing a minor provides students with an additional skill lesson per day (see tentative schedule).
Note: Cumulative discounts, scholarships, and refunds are capped at $200 per applicant unless they have received an e-mail from Weston Elkins specifying otherwise. All scholarships, discounts, and refunds will be processed on June 28, 2020. TFA Scholarships All students who have advanced to the final round in an Extemp or Congress division at a TFA-sponsored competition (verifiable through www.joyoftournaments.com) during the 2019-2020 academic year will receive a $100 scholarship towards the price of tuition, limited to one per student. A student who has received this scholarship but cannot attend the camp may transfer it to another student who has not earned one.
Spring Showdown Scholarship All non-graduating students who competed in the online Spring Showdown Congressional Debate tournament have received a $100 scholarship if they apply to The Hub before May 1, 2020.
April 12 Workshop Scholarship Every student who participated in The Hub's free workshop on April 12, 2020 has received a $100 scholarship if they apply before May 1, 2020.
Returning Student Scholarship All students who attended the 2019 Extemp Hub Summer Camp have received a $50 scholarship to attend the Hub's 2020 workshop.
Early Application Students who submit their applications by April 15, 2020 will receive a $100 discount.
We will offer labs (student groups) for beginning and experienced students, with instruction tailored to their needs. Previous competitive experience is not required for the beginning lab. Experienced students will be assessed and grouped according to demonstrated skill level. All students will participate in the same content seminars, regardless of skill level.
Each student who attends the Hub's 2020 workshop will receive a $50 refund (up to $150 total) for each fellow student they refer who completes their payment and attends the camp.
Students interested in attending the Hub's 2020 summer camp who face financial hurdles should e-mail Weston Elkins to inquire about available financial assistance or payment options.