Resources for Students: Competitions

Student Resources: Competitions

School competitions are a great way to charge up the learning environment during the school day. Local and national competitions run the gamut of topics from geography to forensic science.

Kids Philosophy Slam
Offers contest designed for kids of all ages and abilities.

United States Academic Decathlon
National Academic League
Nonprofit organization promotes education and teamwork through competitions to middle and high school students.
National Geography Bee
Nationwide contest for schools with any grades four through eight.
Young playwrights Inc. National Playwriting Competition
IDEA – International Debate Education Center
National Economics Challenge
National Forensic League

Future Problem Solvers International

Destination Imagination

Ayn Rand Institute’s Essay Contests

Let's Get Real
An academic competition for all students in grades 6-12.


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