Feb 26, 2019

Brazilian Knowledge Olympiad (Olimpíada Brasileira do Saber)

  • Crimson Education
  • Brazil
Competition Research Opportunity Skill Building

Description

The Brazilian Knowledge Olympiad was created in 2014 as a national competition to stimulate the interest of Brazilian students in Art, Mathematics, Foreign Languages, Science and Technology.

This competition aims to develop students who are problem solvers, capable of using their knowledge in different areas. 9th grade and High School Students will participate in 2 eliminatory phases and 1 cooperative phase, competing based on their solutions to theoretical and practical exercises.

For more information visit the official website at: https://obssaberes.org/ 

Type of Opportunity

Extracurricular Activity

Age Range

9th graders and High School Students.

Competitiveness

5 / 5

3 eliminatory phases in the competition. Maximum of 7 students per school can participate in the third phase.

Participation Cost

$$

BRL$ 240 L for school registration fee.

Minimum Technical Skill Needed

2 / 5

No prior technical skills are necessary, but students with more knowledge will have better chances in the competition.

Time Commitment

2 / 5

2 test days + 4 days of competition.

Application Deadline

March 2, 2019

Application Process Includes

1. School register students online.
2. First phase test is applied in the schools (March 12th). 
3. Second phase test will be arranged by the OBS organizing committee (April 16th). 
4. Third phase: In-person competition (July 3rd to July 7th). 

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