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Volunteer as a Speech/Interview judge!

Regionals Online Interview: Friday, February 3, 2023, 6-9pm (Eastern time)


States Speech: Saturday, March 4, 2023, 12-3:30pm (Franklin HS)


States Online Interview: Friday, March 3, 2023, 6-9pm (Eastern time)

Interview Judges

Sign up here for Regionals and here for States!

MassDecathlon would not have such a tremendous impact on thousands of students and teachers across the state without the tireless support and dedication from its volunteers, from Speech and Interview judges to test proctors and runners. We're excited that you're looking into helping us out, and we can't wait to have you aboard!


What does volunteering entail?

Volunteer Opportunities
Position Responsibilities
Interview Judge
  • Work with panel of two other judges
  • Conduct professional-style interviews with students
  • Evaluate students according to given guidelines
Speech Judge
  • Work with panel of two other judges
  • Listen to and evaluate students performing prepared and impromptu speeches
  • Evaluate students according to given guidelines

Why volunteer?


  • Help students develop real-world skills critical for their future
  • Provide students with an avenue for personal growth and stepping beyond their comfort zone
  • Connect with students and hear what's on their minds
  • Utilize your personal and professional skills to give back to the community

How do I volunteer?

  • Click here to sign up for Regionals, and here to sign up for States!

Is there any training involved?

Your judging session will start off with a training session!

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