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Welcome to the Partnership for Academic Competition Excellence. We’re a non-profit that promotes high school quizbowl across the United States.

We run the National Scholastic Championship (NSC), a national high school quizbowl tournament. The 2020 NSC will take place on June 6-7 at the Hyatt Regency O’Hare. You can find the list of qualifying tournaments, qualified teams in the 2020 NSC menu above. Registration for qualified teams opens November 1st, 2019.

PACE is a 501c(3) non-profit. Your donations help us fund the NSC, college scholarships, outreach, the HSQuizbowl forums, and many other projects.