The student competition to find solutions to climate change. Are you ready to step into the shoes of the world leaders?
Who can participate in the Climate Science Olympiad 2023?
The Climate Science Olympiad 2023 has three age brackets: under 16s, 17-19, and 20-25 years old. Regardless of age, participants compete in the same qualifiers and answer the same type of problem statements. The participants will be evaluated as per the age category they belong to.
Climate Science Olympiad 2023 winners will receive a cash prize or a sponsored trip to Dubai during UN Climate Summit, COP28.
Qualifiers in the Climate Science Olympiad 2023
The qualifier round is a 25-minute online quiz. You can do this online right now, later, or as a student at your school. It works on your computer or smartphone.
From February, schools can register their qualifier events to allow all students to participate in sync in the Climate Science Olympiad 2023. Upon verification, schools can also get printable versions of the sheets and conduct exams in paper form.
Each person can participate up to 3 times plus 1 per person they refer.
All participants will receive a certificate, and top participants a special honour.
Prepare with the quiz app available for Android and iPhone.
Quarter Finals in the Climate Science Olympiad 2023 for Students
The best 10% of all qualifier attempts advance to the Quarter Finals in the Climate Science Olympiad. Quarter Finals follow the same quick-question format as Qualifiers.
Semi-Finals CSO 2023
In the Semi-Final, you choose one of three problem statements to respond to. To help you prepare, you are told the topics 10 days before the event, but the exact problem statement is only revealed at the start of the actual qualifier event.
Then you have 3 hours to research and write essay responses to questions related to the problem statement. ClimateScience will score each team's solution.
The Finals for Climate Science Olympiad 2023
September -October 2023
Top 100 selected in Climate Science Olympiad
In the finals, you'll write a proposal about a major climate-related issue and be interviewed by our judges.
Prize Pool in Climate Science Olympiad 2023 (CSO 2023)
First place wins $5,000 - Second place wins $3,000 - Third place wins $2,000 - Participants ranked 4th through 7th win $1000 each and 8th through 10th take home $500. All figures in USD. Winners will also get a chance to speak at the Award Ceremony, hopefully, to be conducted at COP28
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