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Academic WorldQuest 2024

March 21, 2024

Event begins at 4:30 PM

Academic WorldQuest is a national competition in which teams of high school students test their knowledge about international affairs, U.S. foreign policy, and current events.

Teams compete over 10 rounds of trivia during this fun and competitive event. The winning team will have the option to participate in the national conference April 20, 2024 to represent Cleveland. Our Competition will be held on March 21, location to be announced.

Who Can Play?

Teams consist of 4 high school students from the same school with an optional alternate.  Schools may register more than one team.  There is a registration fee of $40 per team.

2024 Academic WorldQuest Topics Include:

  1. The North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO): Alliance and Collective Defense in a Changing World
  2. Demographic Dividends – Population Shift in Africa
  3. The Global South
  4. Sports and Diplomacy
  5. Country in Focus: South Korea
  6. Promoting a Green Europe
  7. Women’s Contributions to Track II Diplomacy
  8. Navigating AI: The Global Workforce
  9. Great Decisions
  10. Current Events

A study guide is also provided to help teams prepare for the competition! Click here to access the Study Guide.

Registration and Questions

To register for CCWA’s Eighth Annual Academic WorldQuest Competition, please click HERE.

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Schools may register more than one team. There is a registration fee of $40 per team.



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