Academic WorldQuest is a global affairs and U.S. foreign policy-based knowledge competition. Every year, over 4,000 high school students across the U.S. participate in local WorldQuest competitions hosted by their World Affairs Council. The winners of each local competition travels to Washington, DC for the National Competition. This year’s National Competition will host over 40 teams from across the country from Hawaii and Alaska to Florida. The competition consists of teams of four students answering 100 questions over ten rounds.
Peace and Conflict in Today’s World
Combating Infectious Disease
Countering Violent Extremism
Women in Technology
Register your team by December 31, 2016.
Application form can be found here.
Download Study Guide here
LOCAL COMPETITION will take place April 1, 2017 at Elizabethtown College
We encourage schools to start organizing teams and prepare for this exciting event as soon as possible.
For more information on the national competition, click here