Team Pseudonym Policy

NAQT considers quiz bowl to be a competition among schools, and we want it perceived and presented as such. Thus, we generally require that teams compete under the names of their schools. However, we recognize that this may be difficult or impossible for teams in certain situations.

Our policy on teams playing in high school or middle school tournaments under pseudonyms is as follows:

Questions About the Pseudonym Policy?

If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to write to us at or call us at 888‑411‑6278 (“NAQT”).

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