AfroQuiz is an annual Jeopardy-style quiz competition for kids of all ages celebrating the rich history of people of African and Caribbean descent around the globe. AfroQuiz will be holding its 29th annual event on February 27, 2021. This event is free and open to the community at large and aims to instill a sense of pride and appreciation of black history among the city’s youth.

As with Jeopardy!, participants are given study material to review before the event.

AfroQuiz serves the youth of diverse cultural backgrounds in Edmonton and the greater community. Every year, AfroQuiz welcomes 40 contestants from the following age categories (10 youth in each):

Grades K-3
Grades 4-6
Grades 7-9
Grades 10-12

The 2021 theme is “Health and the Black Community.” Even if you’re not participating, you can still register to watch the competition online for free.

AfroQuiz Competition

When: February 27, 2021
Time: 1 pm – 4 pm