Our mission is to celebrate knowledge around the globe. As a result, the TICF is providing participation grants to one or more teams (including captain, deputy captain and 4 teammates) from developing countries or areas with less experience in international quizzing competition. For 2020, we will  help trivia players earn the opportunity of a lifetime, a chance to travel to Krakow, Poland for the Quiz Olympiad.



If you are interested in applying for a grant to attend the 2020 Quiz Olympiad November 5-8 in Krakow, Poland please send a request letter to the TICF Olympiad Selection Committee, either via the linked form on this website or by postal mail to:

PO Box 3037
High Mar Station
Boulder Colorado 80307-3037 USA

We'd love to learn more about all of our applicants as we make our selections. We expect many submissions for our grant(s) and learning more about you and your team will help us make a fair decision. We suggest you include the following information when you apply. ​

  • Matching funds from local resources

  • Captain, deputy, and other players experience with WQC (

  • Captain, deputy, and other experience with television, radio, local, or web competitions

  • Gender diversity of team

  • English language capability of captain, deputy, and other players

  • Resumes of captain, deputy, and other players ( profiles preferred)

  • Existence of a national or community quizzing/trivia organization

  • National criteria for team qualification and selection

  • Government support of intellectual competition

  • Specialist topic knowledge of team members

Request letters must be received by TICF on or before January 31, 2020.

One or more finalists for consideration will be informed by March 1, 2020.

Additional interviews will be conducted with finalists prior to early April, 2020 when selection for grants will occur.

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Toutant Intellectual Competition Fund
c/o Wheat Ridge Community Foundation
4005 Kipling Street
Wheat Ridge, Colorado  80033 USA

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