See calendar below for judging opportunities and classes

  • Must be SCA Certified Judge to sign up to judge an event.
  • Must be 16 years old to judge and have completed and SCA Certified Judges Class.
  • Judges may not drink alcohol at the judging table.
  • Judges memberships must be current to judge any SCA event.
  • When signing up for an event, you may be asked to be a Table Captain, Tasting Judge or a Turn In Captain.
  • The promoter of any SCA sanctioned event has the right to not allow a Certified Judge to not judge at their event.  
  • Check back frequently for new events, we also post new events on the "Steak Cookoff Association Group" page on Facebook.
  • A full judge is not a good judge. We do not want our judges to judge multiple events (BBQ and Steak) on the same day.
  • If a spouse is cooking in an event you may judge only categories that your spouse is not competing in.  
  • Final judging seats will be determined at the events by random drawing.  All that are signed up and attend event will serve as either a Tasting Judge, Turn In Captain or Table Captain.
  • SCA does not guarantee the judges the right to take food after an event.  

SCA Judging Opportunities Calendar 

Upcoming events

    • Friday, February 22, 2019
    • (EST)
    • Green Turtle Cay, Bahamas
    Register

    You must a paid enrollment to the GrillGrate in Paradise event to be eligible to judge this event.  

    Click below for more details

    http://www.grillgrate.com/sun-sand-steaks/

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    Judges Meeting - ISLAND TIME

    SCA Rep at Event - SCA Family


    • Saturday, February 23, 2019
    • (EST)
    • Millington, Tennessee
    Join waitlist

    Judge Registration opens 90 days prior to the event.

    See event flier for the event address.

    SCA handles all judge registration and you should email scamemberships@yahoo.com with questions or cancellations.

    There will be a lottery onsite to determine who will be Table Captains, Turn-in Captains and who will be a Tasting Judges. If you wish to Table or Turn-in Captain please let the SCA Rep know before the lottery.

    Judges Meeting

    11:00 am

    ** Please arrive 15 minutes early to check in with the SCA Rep on duty.

    SCA Rep at Event

    11am

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    • Saturday, February 23, 2019
    • Azle, Texas
    Register

    Judges Meeting - 11:00

    SCA Rep at Event - Michelle Dang

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    • Saturday, March 02, 2019
    • (EST)
    • George West, Texas
    Register

    Judges Meeting

    12:00

    ** Please arrive 15 minutes early to check in with the SCA Rep on duty.

    SCA Rep at Event

    Brett Gallaway

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    • Saturday, March 02, 2019
    • Shawnee, Oklahoma
    Join waitlist

    Judge Registration opens 90 days prior to the event.

    See event flier for the event address.

    SCA handles all judge registration and you should email scamemberships@yahoo.com with questions or cancellations.

    There will be a lottery onsite to determine who will be Table Captains, Turn-in Captains and who will be a Tasting Judges. If you wish to Table or Turn-in Captain please let the SCA Rep know before the lottery.

    Judges Meeting

    12:30 pm

    ** Please arrive 15 minutes early to check in with the SCA Rep on duty.

    SCA Rep at Event

    Ralph Williams

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    • Friday, March 08, 2019
    • (EST)
    • Atlantic City, New Jersey
    Join waitlist

    Judge Registration opens 90 days prior to the event.

    See event flier for the event address.

    SCA handles all judge registration and you should email scamemberships@yahoo.com with questions or cancellations.

    There will be a lottery onsite to determine who will be Table Captains, Turn-in Captains and who will be a Tasting Judges. If you wish to Table or Turn-in Captain please let the SCA Rep know before the lottery.

    Judges Meeting

    5:00

    ** Please arrive 15 minutes early to check in with the SCA Rep on duty.

    SCA Rep at Event

    Ken Phillips

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    • Friday, March 08, 2019
    • Shreveport, Louisiana
    Register

    Judge Registration opens 90 days prior to the event.

    See event flier for the event address.

    SCA handles all judge registration and you should email scamemberships@yahoo.com with questions or cancellations.

    There will be a lottery onsite to determine who will be Table Captains, Turn-in Captains and who will be a Tasting Judges. If you wish to Table or Turn-in Captain please let the SCA Rep know before the lottery.

    Judges Meeting

    7:00 pm

    ** Please arrive 15 minutes early to check in with the SCA Rep on duty.

    SCA Rep at Event

    Brett


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    • Saturday, March 09, 2019
    • (EST)
    • Spring Hill, Florida
    Register

    Judges Meeting

    12:00

    ** Please arrive 15 minutes early to check in with the SCA Rep on duty.

    SCA Rep at Event

    Chuck & Kitty Dolan


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    • Saturday, March 09, 2019
    • Sweetwater, Texas
    Register

    Judge Registration opens 90 days prior to the event.

    See event flier for the event address.

    SCA handles all judge registration and you should email scamemberships@yahoo.com with questions or cancellations.

    There will be a lottery onsite to determine who will be Table Captains, Turn-in Captains and who will be a Tasting Judges. If you wish to Table or Turn-in Captain please let the SCA Rep know before the lottery.

    Judges Meeting

    12:00 pm

    ** Please arrive 15 minutes early to check in with the SCA Rep on duty.

    SCA Rep at Event

    Michelle Dang

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    • Saturday, March 09, 2019
    • Marion, Arkansas
    Join waitlist

    Judge Registration opens 90 days prior to the event.

    See event flier for the event address.

    SCA handles all judge registration and you should email scamemberships@yahoo.com with questions or cancellations.

    There will be a lottery onsite to determine who will be Table Captains, Turn-in Captains and who will be a Tasting Judges. If you wish to Table or Turn-in Captain please let the SCA Rep know before the lottery.

    Judges Meeting

    1:30 pm

    ** Please arrive 15 minutes early to check in with the SCA Rep on duty.


    SCA Rep at Event

    Danny Kennedy


    • Friday, March 15, 2019
    • (EDT)
    • Pensacola, Florida
    Register

    Judges Meeting

    6:30 pm

    ** Please arrive 15 minutes early to check in with the SCA Rep on duty.

    SCA Rep at Event

    The Lukes

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    • Saturday, March 16, 2019
    • Jesup, Georgia
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    Judges Meeting - 12:00 pm

    SCA Rep at Event - David Haskett

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    • Saturday, March 16, 2019
    • San Marcos, Texas
    Register

    Judges Meeting

    12:00

    ** Please arrive 15 minutes early to check in with the SCA Rep on duty.

    SCA Rep at Event - Serena

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    • Friday, March 22, 2019
    • Shawnee, Oklahoma
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    Judges Meeting

    5:00

    ** Please arrive 15 minutes early to check in with the SCA Rep on duty.


    IF YOU ARE JUDGING THE KCBS EVENT WE ASK YOU DO NOT JUDGE THE SCA PORTION AS WELL.

    SCA Rep at Event

    Ralph Williams


    • Friday, March 22, 2019
    • Ashburn, Georgia
    Join waitlist

    Judges Meeting

    6:00pm

    ** Please arrive 15 minutes early to check in with the SCA Rep on duty.

    SCA Rep at Event

    David Haskett


    • Saturday, March 23, 2019
    • (EDT)
    • Duluth, Georgia
    Register

    Judge Registration opens 90 days prior to the event.

    See event flier for the event address.

    SCA handles all judge registration and you should email scamemberships@yahoo.com with questions or cancellations.

    There will be a lottery onsite to determine who will be Table Captains, Turn-in Captains and who will be a Tasting Judges. If you wish to Table or Turn-in Captain please let the SCA Rep know before the lottery.

    Judges Meeting

    12:30 pm

    ** Please arrive 15 minutes early to check in with the SCA Rep on duty.

    SCA Rep at Event

    Ken Phillips



    • Saturday, March 23, 2019
    • Crosby, Texas
    Register

    Judge Registration opens 90 days prior to the event.

    See event flier for the event address.

    SCA handles all judge registration and you should email scamemberships@yahoo.com with questions or cancellations.

    There will be a lottery onsite to determine who will be Table Captains, Turn-in Captains and who will be a Tasting Judges. If you wish to Table or Turn-in Captain please let the SCA Rep know before the lottery.

    Judges Meeting

    12:00

    ** Please arrive 15 minutes early to check in with the SCA Rep on duty.

    SCA Rep at Event

    Rob Bailey

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    • Saturday, March 23, 2019
    • Shawnee, Oklahoma
    Join waitlist

    Judges Meeting

    5:00

    ** Please arrive 15 minutes early to check in with the SCA Rep on duty.


    IF YOU ARE JUDGING THE KCBS EVENT ON SAME DAY WE ASK YOU DO NOT JUDGE THE SCA PORTION AS WELL.

    SCA Rep at Event

    Ralph Williams

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    • Saturday, March 30, 2019
    • (EDT)
    • Forest Hill, Maryland
    Join waitlist

    Judge Registration opens 90 days prior to the event.

    See event flier for the event address.

    SCA handles all judge registration and you should email scamemberships@yahoo.com with questions or cancellations.

    There will be a lottery onsite to determine who will be Table Captains, Turn-in Captains and who will be a Tasting Judges. If you wish to Table or Turn-in Captain please let the SCA Rep know before the lottery.

    Judges Meeting

    1:00 pm

    ** Please arrive 15 minutes early to check in with the SCA Rep on duty.

    SCA Rep at Event

    Brett

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    • Saturday, March 30, 2019
    • Horn Lake, Mississippi
    Join waitlist

    SCA handles all judge registration and you should email scamemberships@yahoo.com with questions or cancellations.

    There will be a lottery onsite to determine who will be Table Captains, Turn-in Captains and who will be a Tasting Judges. If you wish to Table or Turn-in Captain please let the SCA Rep know before the lottery.

    Judges Meeting - 11:00

     Rep at Event - Danny Kennedy


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    • Saturday, March 30, 2019
    • Fort Worth, Texas
    Register

    Judge Registration opens 90 days prior to the event.

    See event flier for the event address.

    SCA handles all judge registration and you should email scamemberships@yahoo.com with questions or cancellations.

    There will be a lottery onsite to determine who will be Table Captains, Turn-in Captains and who will be a Tasting Judges. If you wish to Table or Turn-in Captain please let the SCA Rep know before the lottery.

    Judges Meeting

    1:00pm

    ** Please arrive 15 minutes early to check in with the SCA Rep on duty.

    SCA Rep at Event

    Michelle Dang

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    • Saturday, March 30, 2019
    • Kansas City, Missouri
    Register

    Judges Meeting

    TBA

    ** Please arrive 15 minutes early to check in with the SCA Rep on duty.

    SCA Rep at Event

    TBA

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    • Sunday, March 31, 2019
    • Fort Worth, Texas
    Register

    Judges Meeting - 1:00 pm

    SCA Rep at Event - Michelle Dang

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    • Sunday, March 31, 2019
    • Springfield, Missouri
    Register

    Judges Meeting - 11:00am

    SCA Rep at Event - Jim Altic

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    • Friday, April 05, 2019
    • Millington, Tennessee
    Join waitlist


    Judges Meeting  -  6:30 pm

    SCA Rep at Event   -   Jane & Larry Gaschen

    SEE FLIER FOR EVENT LOCATION


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    • Saturday, April 06, 2019
    • (EDT)
    • Kansas City, MO
    Register

    Judges Meeting - 11:00

    SCA  Rep - Danny Kennedy

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    • Saturday, April 06, 2019
    • Atoka, Tennessee
    Join waitlist

    Judges Meeting - 11:00

    SCA Rep at Event - Danny Kennedy

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    • Friday, April 12, 2019
    • (EDT)
    • Frostproof, Florida
    Join waitlist

    Judge Registration opens 90 days prior to the event.

    See event flier for the event address.

    SCA handles all judge registration and you should email scamemberships@yahoo.com with questions or cancellations.

    There will be a lottery onsite to determine who will be Table Captains, Turn-in Captains and who will be a Tasting Judges. If you wish to Table or Turn-in Captain please let the SCA Rep know before the lottery.

    Judges Meeting - TBA

    SCA Rep at Event - Kitty Dolan


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    • Saturday, April 13, 2019
    • (EDT)
    • Lancaster, Pennsylvania
    Register

    Judge Registration opens 90 days prior to the event.

    See event flier for the event address.

    SCA handles all judge regisration and you should email scamemberships@yahoo.com with questions or cancellations.

    There will be a lottery onsite to determine who will be Table Captains, Turn-in Captains and who will be a Tasting Judges. If you wish to Table or Turn-in Captain please let the SCA Rep know before the lottery.

    Judges Meeting

    11:00 am

    SCA Rep at Event

    TBA


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    • Saturday, April 13, 2019
    • Conway, Arkansas
    Join waitlist

    Judge Registration opens 90 days prior to the event.

    See event flier for the event address.

    SCA handles all judge registration and you should email scamemberships@yahoo.com with questions or cancellations.

    There will be a lottery onsite to determine who will be Table Captains, Turn-in Captains and who will be a Tasting Judges. If you wish to Table or Turn-in Captain please let the SCA Rep know before the lottery.

    Judges Meeting

    11:00 am

    ** Please arrive 15 minutes early to check in with the SCA Rep on duty.

    SCA Rep at Event

    Brett