Academic Student WorldQuest Competition


Saturday, February 11, 2017    
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm


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Dena'ina Civic and Convention Center
600 W 7th Ave, Anchorage, Anchorage, AK, 99501

Event Type

Academic WorldQuest is a team competition testing students’ knowledge of global issues in the following categories:

  • Current Eventswq_national-logo
  • Great Decisions
  • Peace and Conflict in Today’s World
  • Combating Infectious Disease
  • The European Union
  • Countering Violent Extremism
  • Turkey
  • Global Megacities
  • China
  • Women in Technology

The Alaska competition on Saturday, February 11th brings together over 120 high school students from around Alaska to test their knowledge of global affairs. Over 40 local World Affairs Councils host the competition across the country. The winning team from each local competition is invited to participate in the National Competition hosted in Washington, D.C. each April.

We invite you to join us for this amazing event and show your support for these dedicated students.

  • 5:00pm to 5:30pm VIP reception for sponsors
  • 5:30pm to 6:30pm General reception with students
  • 6:30pm to 9:00pm 2017 Academic Student WorldQuest Competition

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Teachers and Students must submit a completed application to participate in the local competition. Download the application here.

See the WorldQuest page for more information about the competition.

Adults can support the high school students in a number of ways:

Online registration has closed. There is space remaining for Adult Observers and Participants who wish to pay at the door. Please plan to join us at the Dena’ina Center at 5:00pm.


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This event is currently sold out. Please contact or (907) 276-8038 to inquire about space.