The Piney Woods Derby is requiring 100% electronic script submission. All competitors with prepared speeches must complete the script submission process.

Script Submission Opens: Friday, October 14
Early Script Submission Deadline: Monday, October 24 at 6 p.m. CDT
Script Submission Deadline: Saturday, October 29 at 6 p.m. CDT
Script Submission Corrections Deadline: Thursday, Nov. 3 at 6 p.m. CDT

Late Scripts: Scripts submitted after October 29 will incur a $20 late fee. Late scripts will no longer be accepted after 6 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 31, and competitors without scripts will be dropped from their events and charged a drop fee of $20.

You will receive a confirmation email once your script has been received and approved. Please save a copy of this confirmation email on your phone or print it out to have with you at Check-In.

Early Script Submission Prize Drawing! Each script submitted by 6 p.m. CDT on October 24 gives one entry into the drawing for three $20 gift cards!

How to Submit Scripts Electronically

1. Follow the rules for your speech event that can be found here.
2. Follow the script submission guidelines and use forms found here.
3. Combine each speech into a single PDF file. See resources below.
4. Name the file correctly: Last Name, First Name-event.pdf
6. Correct or Celebrate: If your script is returned for corrections, complete any requirements in a timely manner. Otherwise, it is time to celebrate your approval!