• Academic World Quest

    An Academic Competition 


    •  Academic WorldQuest is a global affairs and U.S. foreign policy-based knowledge competition.  Every year, over 4,000 high school students across the U.S. participate in local WorldQuest competitions hosted by the World Affairs Council.
    Students Involved
    • Middle School Students
    • High School Students


    2019 High School AWQ 

    Congratulations to Gulf Coast High School's AWQ team who won the local AWQ competition to earn a place at the national competition in Washington, D.C., on Saturday, April 27, 2019.   They made us proud by showing their knowledge of international affairs, current events, Great Decisions, combating infectious disease, the European Union, and more.

    1st Place - Gulf Coast High School

    2019 HSAWQ GCHS 1

    2nd Place - Naples High School

    2019 HSAWQ NHS

    3rd Place - Barron Collier High School

     2019 HSAWQ BCHS


    2019 Middle School AWQ

    On Saturday, March 23, 2019, the Naples Council on World Affairs hosted the Middle School Academic WorldQuest local competition. The format focuses on social studies and current events.  Local public and private schools made up the 39 teams that competed.  

    1st Place - Pine Ridge Middle School 

    2019 AWQ PRMS

    2nd Place - Oakridge Middle School (Team A)

    2019 AWQ OMS

    3rd Place - Pine Ridge Middle School (Team B)

    2019 AWQ PRMS