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To confirm your Council's participation in the 2018-2019 Academic WorldQuest, please fill out and submit this
by Nov. 9, 2018.
Local Competition Questions
WACA will provide a full set of questions based on the AWQ Study Guide and will be available to local Councils. Indicate your interest in these questions by submitting your
For this year's AWQ program, alternative formats in the Current Events round of questions will once again be used in The Carlos and Malú Alvarez National 2019 National Competition. The questions we provide for local competitions, however, will remain fully multiple-choice. Councils are welcome to assess their capacity to adjust their local competition for this year or to continue with the multiple-choice-only model.
The Foreign Policy Association will provide each participating Council with six complimentary copies of the 2018 Great Decisions Briefing Book. Indicate your request for these free copies by submitting your
. Additional copies for use in Academic WorldQuest are available at a 60% discount and may be purchased directly from the Foreign Policy Association.
: The Great Decisions 2018 Briefing Book is required study material for the National Competition.
However, the Briefing Book will NOT be required reading for local competitions.
In order to prepare for local competitions, students should study the online resources outlined in the
AWQ Study Guide