Texas Ambassador Great Debate

University of Texas at Austin

  • $595

  • July 7 2018

  • Rolling deadlines, apply soon when you're ready!

  • 9th - 9th

  • Yes


The Great Debate allows high school freshmen the opportunity to test and improve their written and verbal communication skills through organized discussions and debates about issues that impact today's Latino community. Students gain confidence in public speaking and an appreciation of communication as a powerful tool of leadership. Students gain experience creating content-rich arguments, communicating them through powerful, eloquent expression, and carefully analyzing the arguments presented by their peers.л_ 1. Complete NHI application online (this is the preferred method), or mail in a written application by deadline. (Note: Application must be signed by parent and student) 3. Provide a transcript or recent report card of an 88 Grade Point Average (on a 100-point scale, unweighted) or better. 4. Submit to NHI via online application or via mail. (applications without the $20 application fee will not be processed for acceptance) 5. NHI has Gone Green! You will receive official acceptance into the program from NHI sent through e-mail. You may request a mailed copy at admissions@nhimail.com. 6. Submit $150 deposit by designated deadline to reserve space at selected NHI program. For more information about the Great Debate call NHI headquarters at 512-357-6137 or e-mailл_admissions@nhimail.com

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Application Deadline

Rolling deadlines, apply soon when you're ready!


Austin, Texas


July 7 2018

Financial AID


Grade Levels

9th / 9th

Last Updated on

February 21 2018

Opportunity Types

Important Dates

Start Date

July 7 2018

End Date

October 7 2018

Deadline Date

Rolling deadlines, apply soon when you're ready!


No multiple sessions

Humanities and Social Studies