Euro Challenge

The Euro Challenge is a national competition for cash prizes where 9th and 10th grade high school students test their knowledge and understanding of the European economy and the Euro, the currency shared by many of the 28 countries of the European Union.  The European Studies Center is proud to host the Western Pennsylvania regional competition for Euro Challenge.  Participation can be in person or remote.  The top team(s) from the regional competition will advance to the national competition in New York City.

Registration for the 2019 Euro Challenge competition is now open!  For more information, or to apply to this program, please visit:

Important dates:

A 2019 Euro Challenge Program Orientation will be held as a webinar on October 11, 2018 at 3:00 PM EDT.  Click here to register.  Open to all participating and prospective schools, this orientation will provide information on the 2019 Euro Challenge and the four new challenge issues that have been added this year.

More orientation and preparation events and opportunities will be added, please check back or email

Regional competition (Western Pennsylvania):  March 22, 2019

National competition (New York City): May 2, 2019