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PACE 501(c)(3) Status

The Partnership for Academic Competition Excellence has received an official 501(c)(3) non-profit organization designation from the IRS. We look forward to using this status to further the cause of high-quality high school quizbowl in new and exciting ways.  Questions about PACE’s non-profit status and what it means to you as a coach, player, or volunteer should […]

2015 NSC: Small School and JV Titles

PACE will again be awarding titles recognizing the three best Junior Varsity teams and the three best Small School teams at the 2015 NSC. A JV team consists of players in 10th grade or below. Middle school teams count as JV teams. A “small school” is a school with fewer than 700 students in 10th through 12th […]

2015 NSC – Team Qualification Guidelines

This post describes how teams qualify for the 2015 PACE National Scholastic Championship (NSC), to be held on June 6-7, 2015 at the Hyatt Regency Reston in the Washington, DC metro area. What’s New in 2014-15 PACE is now guaranteeing a seven-day review period for all wild card applications. If your team applies for a […]

2015 NSC: Qualified Teams

This page contains a list of teams qualified for the 2015 NSC. Stay tuned for more details on team qualification (coming soon!).

2015 NSC: Local Qualifying Tournaments

This page contains a list of qualifier tournaments for the 2015 NSC. See this page for more details on tournament qualification. Platinum Certified Tournaments: Tar Heel Cup Host UNC-Chapel Hill (Chapel Hill, North Carolina) Date: 9/13/2014 Maryland Fall Host Univerristy of Maryland (College Park, Maryland) Date: 9/20/2014 Princeton High School Academic Tournament XXII Host Princeton […]