AEA U.S. 2023 Student Evaluation Case Competition

Students in evaluation are encouraged to participate in the inaugural AEA Student Evaluation Case Competition on June 3, 2023! You will work with a team of students, with a coach guiding your preparation, to analyze a case and develop an evaluation plan for an organization facing a contemporary issue. This competition is a great way to develop your evaluation competencies and prepare you for a career in evaluation. The winning team will be recognized at the upcoming AEA conference in Indianapolis in 2023 and will receive a year of free membership and free conference registration! 

Interested in learning more about the upcoming inaugural AEA Student Evaluation Case Competition? Register for the informational webinar on Wednesday, March 29 at 4pm PT/5pm MT/6pm CT/7pm ET. A recording will be shared on the case website soon after. 

Registration for teams will remain open until April 28, 2023. Register your team here!

Registration for judges will remain open until March 1, 2023. Register to be considered for judging here

Information for Teams

Information for Judges

Competition Rules

General FAQ

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If you have any questions, comments, or concerns, please email the case competition team at This page will be updated frequently, so please check back here regularly.