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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. 71 teams have completed Step 1 of registration, and 25 teams have confirmed their spots in the NSC field by submitting payment. This is the list of teams that have completed both parts of registration for the 2015 […]

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 […]