YMCA Youth Judicial is a three day Mock Trial Competition for High School Students in grades 9-12.
Registration is now open for teams that have Pre-Registered.
The Case is only available to those who register.
Conference Registration Fees:
Conf. Fee $260 if paid by October 5 – also Deadline for Financial Assistance Applications
Conf. Fee $275 if paid by October 14 – also Online Registration Closes
Conf. Fee $300 if paid after October 15
There will be no media applications for Youth Judicial this year as we will only have a few media members participate.
Courtroom Procedures Video
Click here for a helpful video explaining what to do/say in the courtroom.
Run for Office!
Judges at Judicial preside over and score each round of the competition.
Those wishing to run for judge must:
- Talk to your advisor – All candidates must be approved. Clubs are limited to the number of candidates.
- Sign Up online
- Print, Complete, and bring to the District Meeting your Judicial Officer Nomination Form
Apply to be a Deputy!
Deputies assist at the conference by coordinating logistics, patrolling a floor of the courthouse, and working with the Judges, Bailiffs, and Staff to conduct a fantastic program.
Those wishing to be a deputy must:
- Talk to your advisor. All Deputies must be approved.
- Fill out the Online Deputy Application by September 25.
- Watch your email for a reply.
- Plan to attend Officer Training (see info below)
- Plan to attend the Conference beginning Friday night and lasting until Monday Noon.
Judicial Officer Training
October 14-15, 2017 (Arrive by 1:30 PM Saturday, Depart by 1:30 PM Sunday)
Embassy Suites Hotel, Montgomery Cost: $50 (due at event)
All Judges, Bailiffs, Deputies are required to attend.
Volunteers are needed for several aspects of the conference. If you’re interested in volunteering, please let us know by filling out the Volunteer Form.
Conference registration fees include Supper Saturday and Lunch Sunday. Conference T-Shirts will also be given to all participants who register at least 3 weeks before the start of the conference.There is a Lost Occupancy Fee charged to delegations for any delegate hotel rooms that have less than 4 students of $60 per empty slot. Adult Private rooms are an additional $120.
Mail payments and forms to: ALYIG – 850 South Lawrence Street – Montgomery, AL 36104
Cancellation Policy for YMCA Conferences:
Delegations who have cancellations can substitute however there may be additional fees. After rooming lists have been submitted substitutions must be the same gender and role (Adult, Delegate, etc.).
Request received more than…
60 days prior: 95% Refund
45 days prior: 75% Refund
30 days prior: 50% Refund
15 days prior: 25% Refund
Less than 15 days: No Refund
2015 Conference Video