June 10, 2020
WorldQuest: A Global Pop Trivia Challenge
National Competition: Wednesday, June 17, at 7:00 PM ET
The World Affairs Councils of America, in conjunction with the World Affairs Council of New Hampshire and other Councils across the country, kicked-off WorldQuest: A Global Pop Trivia Challenge , during the week of May 18 . Thank you for participating and congratulations on making it to the National Competition !

National Competition Details

The National Competition pits the top two winning persons or teams from all participating local Councils around the country against each other to vie for the WorldQuest National Championship. The competition will take place Wednesday, June 15, at 7:00 PM ET .

There will be 40 questions in total with a short break at the halfway point. Just like the local competitions, competitors will need a (free) account with MyQuiz and a device to access WACA's Zoom presentation (access details provided at the end of the registration form here and below). We encourage you to use whatever method of viewing has been working for you in your local Council competitions.
Grand Prize
One lucky winner will get a free ticket to the WACA 2020 National Conference in Washington, DC. Teams, please note: there will be only one free ticket.

The annual WACA National Conference, taking place every autumn in our nation's capital, brings World Affairs Council leaders and members together with top government officials, diplomats, business executives, innovators, journalists, experts, educators, students, and interested citizens to convene and engage on the most pressing global issues and policy choices impacting our lives.

The benefits to attending the premier three-day world affairs event include:

  • Expert opinions, timely insights, and audience dialogue about the United States' role in the world
  • Access to extraordinary speakers, thought leaders, and ambassadors available for local Council programming
  • Bipartisan, diverse, and inclusive perspectives on the issues
  • Visits to think tanks and embassies; networking receptions and dinners
  • Professional development, leadership training, mentoring, and networking

Please contact Rachel Pastor at rpastor@worldaffairscouncils.org with any questions.
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