Kentucky Governor's Cup

Ages:Elementary, Middle School, High School

Type:Exam

Categories:Art, General Knowledge, Humanities, Language Arts, Mathematics, Science, STEM

Scope:State

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The Kentucky Governor’s Cup was founded in 1986 as a way to promote, reward and recognize outstanding academic achievement. Since then, over a quarter of a million students have taken part in the event.

The Governor’s Cup has become the Kentucky's premier academic program consisting of eight events:

  • Five Written Assessment Examinations–in Mathematics, Science, Social Studies, Language Arts and Arts/Humanities
  • Composition–On-Demand Writing
  • Quick Recall
  • Future Problem Solving–an award-winning creative thinking competition

Students take part in a variety of academic challenges including written assessments, writing, recall, and problem solving programs.

Students are scored based on their performance in each of the 8 areas of the cup.
This competition has not yet listed it's awards.

Website: http://www.kaac.com/governors-cup/

Managing Organization: Kentucky Association for Academic Competition (KAAC)

Contact:

kaac@kaac.com
502.223.0088

Entry Fee: Yes

Eligibility:
In the Elementary (Grade 5 and below) division, students take part in a District and Regional competition. The Middle Grades (6-8) and High School (9-12) divisions include a District, Regional and State competition.

This competition has not yet posted any deadlines.

Overview

The Kentucky Governor’s Cup was founded in 1986 as a way to promote, reward and recognize outstanding academic achievement. Since then, over a quarter of a million students have taken part in the event.

The Governor’s Cup has become the Kentucky's premier academic program consisting of eight events:

  • Five Written Assessment Examinations–in Mathematics, Science, Social Studies, Language Arts and Arts/Humanities
  • Composition–On-Demand Writing
  • Quick Recall
  • Future Problem Solving–an award-winning creative thinking competition

Process

Students take part in a variety of academic challenges including written assessments, writing, recall, and problem solving programs.

Criteria

Students are scored based on their performance in each of the 8 areas of the cup.

Awards

This competition has not yet listed it's awards.

Participate

Website: http://www.kaac.com/governors-cup/

Managing Organization: Kentucky Association for Academic Competition (KAAC)

Contact:

kaac@kaac.com
502.223.0088

Entry Fee: Yes

Eligibility:
In the Elementary (Grade 5 and below) division, students take part in a District and Regional competition. The Middle Grades (6-8) and High School (9-12) divisions include a District, Regional and State competition.

Deadlines

This competition has not yet posted any deadlines.