National Geographic Geography Bee


The National Geographic Bee is an academic competition that aims to promote and reward geographic knowledge.  Students compete all throughout the country in local bee events. 

  • The winner of each bee will take a test that will determine if the student will qualify for the state-level bee.
  • Winners of the state event then have the chance to participate in the national competition in Washington D.C.
  • The winner of the national competition receives a $50,000 scholarship, a lifetime subscription to National Geographic magazine, a Galápagos trip, and $500 cash.  The 2nd place winner receives a $25,000 scholarship and $500 cash.  The third place winner receives a $10,000 scholarship and $500 cash.  The 4th -10th place winners receive $500 cash each.

Helpful Links:

Daily Quizzes - Take a different quiz each day!
Study Corner - Read a different brief article each day!
Geography Trivia - Lots of quizzes here! Very helpful!
Study Tips
CIA World Factbook