Event Overview & Full Schedule

You can use the overview linked below to see all IAC Elementary & Middle School Nationals event times, dates, costs, and playoff structures in one place, or download a PDF with the full schedule.

Event Overview
Full Schedule (PDF)

Qualification

Qualification is based on performance at regional and state tournaments and qualifying exams between October 2019 and March 2020, along with the Fall 2020 Makeup Regional Finals and US Academic Bowl League. If you are not sure whether you have qualified, please email info@iacompetitions.com before you register.

Costs and Registration Deadlines

Event Cost Registration Deadline
National History Bee $125 November 23
National Science Bee $125 November 30
US Academic Bee $85 November 30
US History Bee $85 November 30
International Geography Bee $75 December 7
National Humanities Bee $40 November 30
National Sports & Entertainment History Bee $25 November 23
National History Bowl (3+ players) $350 November 23
National History Bowl (2 players) $250 November 23
National History Bowl (1 player) $175 November 23
US Academic Bowl (3+ players) $400 December 7
US Academic Bowl (2 players) $300 December 7
US Academic Bowl (1 player) $200 December 7
US Geography Championship Exam $75 November 11
National Championship Exams $15 each 2 days prior to the exam date (full list)

Refunds

Refund requests should be sent via email to Arthur Ramsay (arthur@iacompetitions.com). Refunds requested before the registration deadline will be issued minus a 5% processing fee per transaction. After the registration deadline has passed, we are not able to offer refunds.

Souvenirs & Merchandise

For IAC merchandise and limited-edition 2020 Nationals souvenirs, visit our online store.

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