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Academic WorldQuest

  • – Mar 16, 2016
  • The World Affairs Council of Harrisburg
  • Temple University Harrisburg
    234 Strawberry Square
    Harrisburg, PA 17101
  • Phone: (717) 221-1627

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.

2015-2016 Topics

  • Current Events
  • Great Decisions
  • NATO
  • Asia Matters for America
  • International Trade and Finance
  • Sultanate of Oman
  • Privacy in the Digital Age
  • The Arctic◦Food Security
  • Organization of American States

Register your team by December 31, 2015.

For more information on the national competition, click here.

Application form can be found here.

Download Study Guide here

LOCAL COMPETITION will take place in March 2016 We encourage schools to start organizing teams and prepare for this exciting event as soon as possible.

Academic WorldQuest
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  • The World Affairs Council of Harrisburg
  • 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