Feb 19, 2019

Odyssey of the Mind

  • Crimson Education
  • Michigan State University, Trowbridge Rd, East Lansing, MI, USA
University Selection Competition Skill Building


Odyssey of the Mind is a creative, problem-solving, teamwork competition at an international level for students from kindergarten through to college. Since the launch of Odyssey of the Mind over 40 years ago, it has enabled students to build self-confidence, develop life skills and form lifelong friendships.

Each year around 800 teams travel to Ames, Iowa, USA to display and share their creativity in competing in the OotM, discovering and exploring their true potential. OotM inspires students to think outside the box, work in teams, develop problem-solving skills and must importantly, have fun while learning.

For more information visit the official website here


Type of Opportunity

Extracurricular Activity

Age Range




Anyone can join via school or community group

Participation Cost


$315USD enrolment fee per school or team

Time Commitment


Practices (training) ,Regional and Association Finals over 4 days of final competition

Application Deadline

December - January school year. Varies per area.

Application Process Includes

Contact your local board for more information.