Note: Deadline for Sign-Ups is over.

The Hulftsdorp debates is a National Higher Educational Institute’s Debating Competition. It is the first and the largest platform for debating opened to Higher Education Institutes, with participants coming from all over the island. For the 5th consecutive year, major universities and other higher educational institutes will compete with each other. It is one of the most anticipated events among undergraduates and law students alike. It is an event of unmatched calibre and has engraved prestige of Sri Lanka Law College on the minds of the participants and witnesses alike. This event is organized by the English Literary Association of Sri Lanka Law College to create a tradition of English debating in the country centering Sri Lanka Law College.

Dates: 27th and 28th of August 2016
Venue: Sri Lanka Law College

As a volunteer you will have to contribute in accomplishing some of the tasks below;

  • Registration of teams
  • Assisting debaters and amateur adjudicators¬†
  • Assisting judges
  • Acting as runners for debates (timing, handling score sheets etc.)
  • Assist with other logistical aspects that may arise.

If you sign up, you will have to attend a briefing for a hour on Friday the 26th August 2016 at the Sri Lanka Law College. More details will be brought to you by a member of the organizing committee. All volunteers will be provided lunch and a letter of appreciation for your contributions as a volunteer at the debates.