Frequently Asked Questions.

The following are our frequently asked questions. With any other inquiries, please contact

What is Girls Who Debate?

Girls Who Debate is an organization created by female-identifying debaters seeking to amplify women's voices in debate. Through a combination of personal articles and introductory resources, Girls Who Debate encourages young women to get involved in speech and debate. The organization focuses on parliamentary formats of debate, such as World Schools Debate, Open Parliamentary and HSPDP.

Can I submit my own experience to GWD Women's Voices?

Yes! We would encourage anyone comfortable to share their own experience in debate with the GWD community. To do so, visit the submissions tab through these steps:

  1. Visit the "Women's Voices" page.
  2. Scroll to the bottom of the page.
  3. Fill out the form there.
  4. Alternatively, you can email

What are ways that I can get involved with Girls Who Debate?

First and foremost, we highly encourage anyone considering joining the Girls Who Debate community to subscribe to our mailing list. We email exclusive articles, provide leadership and debate opportunities, and connect with other debaters and organizations within the community. Additionally, we are incredibly appreciative of any and all debaters who complete the qualitative analysis on our Advocacy page. Debaters who want to join our team directly or have any inquiries can always contact us at