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The World Affairs Councils of America’s flagship youth education program is a fun, fast-paced team competition for high school students. Academic WorldQuest tests players’ knowledge of current international politics, geography, global economics, history, and world cultures.

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Academic WorldQuest Sponsorship Levels


Principal Sponsor – $50,000

  • Premium recognition as principal sponsor of Academic WorldQuest 2020-2021
  • Company/organization representative gives welcoming remarks and announces the start of the Academic WorldQuest National Competition
  • Full-page color advertisement in the AWQ program brochure and podium recognition at the Reception; premium logo placement in all Academic WorldQuest promotional materials (event signage, WACA website, WACA e-newsletters, and media outreach)

Major Sponsor – $25,000

  • Prominent recognition as major sponsor of Academic WorldQuest 2020-2021
  • Company/organization representative gives closing remarks at national competition
  • Half-page color advertisement in the AWQ program brochure and podium recognition at the Reception; prominent logo placement in all AWQ promotional materials

Competition Category Sponsor – $10,000

Sponsor one of 10 Academic WorldQuest quiz question categories (country/region, global theme, foreign policy topic, etc.) and receive special recognition as competition category sponsor in all AWQ promotional materials

2020-2021 Topics are:

  • Global Protests
  • Shifting Sands: The Arab Spring 10 Years On
  • International Labour Organization (ILO)
  • The U.S. Foreign Service in the 21st Century
  • Great Decisions
  • Country in Focus: Uzbekistan
  • Exploring Peace in a World of Conflict
  • Fraying Alliances
  • Looking to a Post-Pandemic Economy
  • Current Events
  • Country/company/organization brochures at AWQ welcome booth and student tables

Luncheon Sponsor – $5,000/Prize Sponsor – $2,500 (and above)

Recognition from the National Competition podium for luncheon and prize sponsors

  • Logo placement in all Academic WorldQuest promotional materials (event signage, WACA website, WACA e-newsletters, and media outreach)

Academic WorldQuest Sponsors

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