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2015 NSC: Registered Teams

This page lists teams in various stages of registration for the 2015 NSC. It will be updated regularly. This is the list of teams that have completed both parts of registration for the 2015 NSC. Team City, State This is the list of teams that have filled out the registration form for the 2015 NSC but […]

2015 NSC: Registration Open For Platinum-Qualified Teams

Registration for the 2015 PACE NSC is now open! Teams that have qualified for NSC at a tournament PACE has awarded Platinum qualification status may now register. A list of qualifying tournaments may be viewed here, and a list of qualified teams may be viewed here.In order to register for NSC, teams should fill out this form. After […]

2015 NSC: Fee Structure

PACE has decided on the following fee structure for this year’s NSC:– Base fee: $575 per team (note that this is per team, not per school)– Buzzer systems: -$10 each per school, no limit– Staffers: -$50 each per school, max 2 per school– Hosting a gold-certified tournament: -$10 each per tournament, no limit– Hosting a platinum-certified tournament: -$20 each per tournament, no limit– Early payment discount: -$25 […]

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 […]