2014 Scripps National Spelling Bee

This year, 281 spellers will compete for the title of 2014 Scripps National Spelling Bee Champion.

Competition Schedule


Computer-Based Test (Preliminaries)

Tuesday, May 27
Various times throughout the morning.


Round Two (Preliminaries)

Wednesday, May 28
8:00 – 11:45 a.m. EDT

Watch Live on ESPN 3 | Play Along


Round Three (Preliminaries)

Wednesday, May 28
1:15 – 4:45 p.m. EDT

Watch Live on ESPN 3 | Play Along

The Announcement of Semifinalists will immediately follow the conclusion of Round Three and will be broadcast live on ESPN3.


Computer-Based Test (Semifinals)

Wednesday, May 28
7:00 – 8:00 p.m. EDT


Semifinals

Thursday, May 29
10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. EDT

Watch Live on ESPN 2 | Play Along

The Announcement of Championship Finalists will immediately follow the conclusion of Round Six and will be broadcast live on ESPN2.


Championship Finals

Thursday, May 29 8:00 – 10:00 p.m. EDT

Watch Live on ESPN | Play Along

 

Click here for an infographic of the Bee schedule.