International Geography Championships

Ages:Middle School, High School

Type:Tournament

Categories:General Knowledge, Geography, Global Affairs, History

Scope:International

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https://geochampionships.com/

The International Geography Championships is a celebration of geography attended by some of the best young geography students from around the world, featuring numerous competitive and non-competitive events. The competition is designed to bring the top geography students from around the world together for an unforgettable week full of various competitions with a geography-based theme, and a chance to meet students with similar interests and talents from around the world.

Participants are divided into Middle School, Junior Varsity, and Varsity Divisions depending on their birthdate and/or grade in school.
  1. Numerous events are held, but only one gold, one silver, and one bronze medal will be distributed per event, per division.
  2. Citizens and residents of the USA will represent their state, not their country.
  3. There is no limit to the number of students per country or state who can qualify.
  4. Qualification is conducted through participation in International Geography Bee and US Geography Championships events, the National Championships of the IGB and USGC in the USA, and a qualifying exam for students outside the lower 48 states in the USA.
  5. The events of the IGC will be tailored to meet the requirements of a normally non-quantitative discipline such as geography.

This is a trivia style question and answer competition. Students are scored based on the number of correct questions answered. See competition website for complete details.
This competition has not yet listed it's awards.

Website: https://geochampionships.com/

Managing Organization: International Academic Competitions

Contact:

info@iacompetitions.com

Entry Fee: $1950

Eligibility:
Middle and high school students internationally, but you must qualify. Students can qualify for the 2022 International Geography Championship in 5 ways: <ol> <li>Qualifying through International Geography Bee – Outside the USA</li> <li>Qualifying through the International Geography Bee and US Geography Championships – Inside the USA</li> <li>Qualifying from areas over 200km from a NHBB or IHBB tournament site through a Qualifying Exam. Or qualify in Australia or New Zealand through the Qualifying Exam</li> <li>Students competing in an IHBB Intramural tournament</li> <li>Students who have medaled at a prior International Geography Championship</li> </ol>

This competition has not yet posted any deadlines.

Overview

The International Geography Championships is a celebration of geography attended by some of the best young geography students from around the world, featuring numerous competitive and non-competitive events. The competition is designed to bring the top geography students from around the world together for an unforgettable week full of various competitions with a geography-based theme, and a chance to meet students with similar interests and talents from around the world.

Process

Participants are divided into Middle School, Junior Varsity, and Varsity Divisions depending on their birthdate and/or grade in school.
  1. Numerous events are held, but only one gold, one silver, and one bronze medal will be distributed per event, per division.
  2. Citizens and residents of the USA will represent their state, not their country.
  3. There is no limit to the number of students per country or state who can qualify.
  4. Qualification is conducted through participation in International Geography Bee and US Geography Championships events, the National Championships of the IGB and USGC in the USA, and a qualifying exam for students outside the lower 48 states in the USA.
  5. The events of the IGC will be tailored to meet the requirements of a normally non-quantitative discipline such as geography.

Criteria

This is a trivia style question and answer competition. Students are scored based on the number of correct questions answered. See competition website for complete details.

Awards

This competition has not yet listed it's awards.

Participate

Website: https://geochampionships.com/

Managing Organization: International Academic Competitions

Contact:

info@iacompetitions.com

Entry Fee: 1950

Eligibility:
Middle and high school students internationally, but you must qualify. Students can qualify for the 2022 International Geography Championship in 5 ways: <ol> <li>Qualifying through International Geography Bee – Outside the USA</li> <li>Qualifying through the International Geography Bee and US Geography Championships – Inside the USA</li> <li>Qualifying from areas over 200km from a NHBB or IHBB tournament site through a Qualifying Exam. Or qualify in Australia or New Zealand through the Qualifying Exam</li> <li>Students competing in an IHBB Intramural tournament</li> <li>Students who have medaled at a prior International Geography Championship</li> </ol>

Deadlines

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