Academic Competition Federation

ACF Fall

ACF Fall is the premier easy tournament in college quizbowl. Designed as an introduction to college quizbowl for novices and players with limited high school experience, over 200 teams compete on ACF Fall each year, making it the most widely-played set in the calendar.

ACF Fall 2019

ACF Fall 2019 will be held on November 2nd, 2019. Rahul Keyal, of the University of California - Berkeley, will be head editor.

Apply to edit

We’re looking to assemble a team of enthusiastic and dedicated editors with a diverse set of backgrounds and experience levels to build upon the success of the 2017 and 2018 iterations of quizbowl’s premier introductory collegiate tournament. We highly encourage all those interested to apply!

To do so, please fill out this form. We recommend applicants take the time and effort to submit writing samples and responses that best reflect their abilities.

If you have any questions about the application process for Fall editors or anything else related to ACF Fall, please email ACF Fall Head Editor Rahul Keyal. The application will be closed at 11:59 PST on July 21st, 2019.

Apply to host

ACF will be soliciting host bids for ACF Fall over the summer. For any questions, please contact the ACF Mirror Coordinator.

Past tournaments

For a sample of questions from previous ACF Fall tournaments, please visit the Collegiate Quizbowl Packet Archive.