Mar 03, 2019

Australian Science Olympiads

  • Crimson Education
  • Australia
Competition Workshop Camp Skill Building


The Australian Science Olympiads are a national program for top performing secondary science students that culminate in the International Science Olympiads. The program is a rewarding opportunity for year 10 and 11 students to extend themselves way beyond school science through challenging exams, stimulating residential programs and international competitions.

There are three stages to the Australian Science Olympiads.

Stage 1: Australian Science Olympiad Exams
The Australian Science Olympiad Exams are designed to select the top students to attend the Australian Science Olympiads Summer School and are the first step in being selected to represent Australia at the International Science Olympiads.

Stage 2: Australian Science Olympiads Summer School
Based on their performance in the Australian Science Olympiad Exams, around 100 students are invited to attend the Australian Science Olympiads Summer School.

Stage 3: International Science Olympiads
Based on their performance at the Australian Science Olympiads Summer School, 17 students are invited to represent Australia at one of the International Science Olympiads in Biology, Chemistry, Earth and Environmental Science and Physics.

For more information visit the official website here

Type of Opportunity

Extracurricular Activity

Age Range




Various levels of competition

Participation Cost


The cost is $10 (plus GST) per student per exam

Minimum Technical Skill Needed


No cost

Time Commitment


Various levels of competition

Application Deadline


Application Process Includes

Schools must register the number of students via the school sign in area on the website