U.S. National Chemistry Olympiad

Ages:High School

Type:Exam

Categories:Chemistry, STEM

Scope:National

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The U.S. National Chemistry Olympiad (USNCO) is a chemistry competition for high school students across the United States. The purpose of the competition is to stimulate young people to achieve excellence in chemistry. To participate in the competition students must enter a local/regional program and take the entry examination. Top students are then selected to join the US National Team to represent the country at the International Chemistry Olympiad.

Students participate in local/regional contests where they take a chemistry exam to be invited to the national challenge. At the Nationals 20 students are selected for a summer study camp and then 4 are selected to represent the US at the International Chemistry Olympiad (IChO), which is hosted every year in July in one of the participating countries.

Exams are scored based on the number of questions answered correctly in the allotted time period.
This competition has not yet listed it's awards.

Website: https://www.acs.org/content/acs/en/education/students/highschool/olympiad.html

Managing Organization: American Chemical Society

Contact:

usnco@acs.org
(800) 227-5558 ext. 6328

Entry Fee:

This competition is open to students in High School.

This competition has not yet posted any deadlines.

Overview

The U.S. National Chemistry Olympiad (USNCO) is a chemistry competition for high school students across the United States. The purpose of the competition is to stimulate young people to achieve excellence in chemistry. To participate in the competition students must enter a local/regional program and take the entry examination. Top students are then selected to join the US National Team to represent the country at the International Chemistry Olympiad.

Process

Students participate in local/regional contests where they take a chemistry exam to be invited to the national challenge. At the Nationals 20 students are selected for a summer study camp and then 4 are selected to represent the US at the International Chemistry Olympiad (IChO), which is hosted every year in July in one of the participating countries.

Criteria

Exams are scored based on the number of questions answered correctly in the allotted time period.

Awards

This competition has not yet listed it's awards.

Participate

Website: https://www.acs.org/content/acs/en/education/students/highschool/olympiad.html

Managing Organization: American Chemical Society

Contact:

usnco@acs.org
(800) 227-5558 ext. 6328

Entry Fee:

This competition is open to students in High School.

Deadlines

This competition has not yet posted any deadlines.