Academic Competition Federation

Hi. We’re ACF.

We produce four high-quality collegiate quizbowl tournaments each year. Our organization is completely student and volunteer-run, by quizbowl players, for quizbowl players. Our tournaments reward academic knowledge, encourage learning, and foster the spirit of competition and fair play.

Tournament Date Head Editor
2022 ACF Fall October 15, 2022 Arjun Nageswaran and Steven Liu
2022 ACF Winter November 5, 2022 Joseph Krol
2023 ACF Regionals January 28, 2023 Nick Jensen
2023 ACF Nationals TBD during host bid process Taylor Harvey

Recent updates

July 26, 2022

ACF Nationals assistant TDs
ACF Nationals assistant tournament directors have been chosen. Thank you to everyone who applied!

July 14, 2022

2022-23 ACF tournament dates announced
Tournament dates for 2022 ACF Fall, 2022 ACF Winter, 2023 ACF Regionals, and 2023 ACF Nationals have now been announced, as well as all head editors.

July 3, 2022

ACF Fall, Winter, and Regionals editors announced
Subject editors for 2022 ACF Fall, 2022 ACF Winter, and 2023 ACF Regionals have now been announced. Thank you to everyone who applied and congratulations to the editors!

June 28, 2022

ACF Nationals assistant TD applications open
We’re seeking assistant tournament directors for 2023 ACF Nationals. Applications close on July 17, 2022.

June 5, 2022

Editor applications closed
Subject editor applications for Fall, Winter, and Regionals are now closed. Thank you to everyone who applied!

May 5, 2022

ACF announced new officers, members, and head editors for the 2022-23 school year.