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2014 Benjamin Cooper Academic Ambassador Awards: Call for Nominations

The Partnership for Academic Competition Excellence is pleased to announce that it is accepting nominations for the 2014 Benjamin Cooper Academic Ambassador Awards. The awards, which recognize those who contribute to the “spirit and honor of quizbowl competition,” will be presented at the 2014 PACE National Scholastics Championship in Reston, Virginia, on May 24-25. The [...]

2014 NSC: Wildcard Procedure

The procedure for submitting a wildcard bid is as follows: Teams that wish to submit a wildcard bid for the 2014 PACE NSC should send an e-mail to PACE member George Berry at Please include the following information in the e-mail: 1. Team name (i.e. Smith High School B). 2. Expected team roster, including [...]

2014 NSC: Registered Teams List

This page lists teams in various stages of registration for the 2014 NSC. 105 teams have started registration. It will be updated regularly. Last update: 3:30PM 4/15/14   This is the list of teams that have completed both parts of registration for the 2014 NSC. 79 teams have completed the registration process. Team City, State Acton-Boxborough [...]

2014 NSC: Registration Now Open

NSC registration for all qualified teams is now open. Those teams should receive an email shortly containing details about registering, however, here’s the info again for reference. So, you’ve qualified for PACE NSC and are now eligible to register. To register, please follow the following steps: Step 1: Fill out the Google form here with [...]

2014 NSC: Small School and JV Titles

PACE is pleased to announce that it will be awarding two new titles starting with the 2014 National Scholastics Championship. These two new titles recognize the best three Junior Varsity teams and best three Small School teams. A JV team consists of players in 10th grade or below. Middle school teams count as JV teams. [...]