2011 Cooper Awards

Academic Ambassador Award

Matt Weiner
Virginia Commonwealth University
High School Academic Pyramidal Questions

Matt Weiner is recognized for his efforts in supporting and improving academic competition in the Mid-Atlantic, for his role in the founding and ongoing administration of High School Academic Pyramid Questions, for his role in the improvement of the VHSL state series, for his organization of excellent tournaments and practices for the development of the Richmond-area circuit.

Young Ambassador Award

The Missouri Quizbowl Alliance

The Missouri Quizbowl Alliance is recognized for their work both in tournament direction and personal advising to younger, newer players leading to the recent incredible improvement of the independent circuit in Missouri.