NAQT New York SCT at Hamilton (2/4/17)

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NAQT New York SCT at Hamilton (2/4/17)

Post by skroner » Sun Jan 15, 2017 9:00 pm

CYPRAS and Hamilton College Quiz Bowl are pleased to announce that Hamilton College will be hosting the New York NAQT Sectional Championship Tournament on February 4, 2017.

Location: This tournament will take place at Hamilton College. The precise rooms will be e-mailed to registered teams as we near the date of the tournament.


Base fees: $125 for the first team from a school; $95 for second or subsequent teams


$10 discount per working buzzer system (must accommodate at least eight players) LIMIT one per team

$5 discount per working clock or timer LIMIT one per team

$30 discount per experienced moderator; $5 per scorekeeper (LIMIT of $35 in staffing discounts)

$20 discount (per team) for schools returning to quiz bowl (who neither competed in nor hosted SCT in 2015 or 2016)

$35 discount (per team) for schools with no SCT participation in the last decade

$35 discount (per team) for teams that travel more than four hours one-way (distance measured from your campus to Hamilton by Google Maps)

Early Bird registration discounts
$15 per team before Jan. 18
$10 per team before Jan. 24
$5 per team before Jan. 31

This tournament has a minimum fee of $40 per team ($30) for first time schools.

Team captains will sign a payment authorization at the tournament, and teams/schools will be invoiced for all relevant fees (which may include food and/or t-shirts) following the completion of the tournament. Teams will NOT have to pay fees at the tournament.

How to register: This tournament uses NAQT's online registration system. Register ... on_id=9915.

CYPRAS is a 501(c)3 non-profit charitable organization dedicated to after school programs for gifted and talented high school students. Quiz Bowl (MasterMinds) is one of its major programs. As such, CYPRAS has also been active in promoting rookie and novice collegiate quiz bowl events in New York.
Scott Kroner
President, CYPRAS

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