Vocabulary Competition: Boston; Detroit; NYC; Palm Beach County; Philadephia; Pittsburg; Sacramento and St. Louis

The National Vocabulary Championship (NVC) is an initiative sponsored by GSN, The Network for Games that uses competition and wordplay to engage and reward high school students, educators and parents, teaching them the value of a strong vocabulary. Created with educational partner The Princeton Review, the NVC is open to eligible high school students across the country. Students may enter the competition in one of two ways. Eligible students at participating schools in Boston, Detroit, New York City, Palm Beach County, Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, Sacramento and St. Louis can take an in-school qualifying exam for a citywide championship that will be held in each of the above cities.