Join Wisconsin's largest and most robust forensic organization.

Build confidence, creativity, and communication.

Thank you for your interest in membership in the Wisconsin High School Forensic Association. We are the nation’s oldest interscholastic state organization for sponsoring secondary school activities in theatre, debate, and speech. Annually, more than 10,000 students, representing more than 400 schools participate in our contests, where students are provided constructive evaluation without the undue pressure of defeat.

Your membership gives you access to a supportive network of educators, as well as valuable communication from our office, in addition to the ability to participate in all our activities. Please complete the form here and enclose the appropriate dues as listed to the right. We have included our federal W-9 form for bookkeepers requiring this.

Geographic Regions

Section 1
Dists. 1, 3, 4
Section 2
Dists. 2, 5, 6
Section 3
Dists. 7, 8, 10
Section 4
Dist. 9
Section 5
Dists. 11, 12

Annual dues are $375 for high school, which covers involvement in theatre, debate and speech activities, and $150 for middle school, which covers involvement in speech activities. A $50 discount applies to schools who pay before October 1.


High School

 Membership Materials
 Membership Form
Online Membership Form

Middle Level

 Membership Materials
 Membership Form
Online Membership Form


 Federal W9 Form
 Pay Online*
* Plus credit card processing fee of $5 for high schools. Bookkeeper or advisor must create an account on the website or login with an existing account. Schools who pay online should complete the online forms above.