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• International Mathematical Olympiad
The International Mathematical Olympiad (IMO) is the World Championship Mathematics Competition for High School students and is held annually in a different country. The first IMO was held in 1959 in Romania, with 6 countries participating. It has gradually expanded to over 80 countries from all 5 continents.

• MathCounts (grades 7-8) – A national math coaching and competition program
National Society of Professional Engineers
1420 King Street
Alexandria, VA 22314-2794
Tel: 703/684-2828
Fax: 703/836-4875
E-mail: mathcounts@nspe.org

• USA Mathematical Talent Search
A free mathematics competition open to all United States high school students.

• National Geography Bee (grades 4-8)
National Geographic Society
1145 17th Street, NW
Washington, DC 20036-4688
800-647-5463; TDD: 800-548-9797
E-mail: askngs@nationalgeographic.com

• Odyssey of the Mind (grades K-12)
Odyssey of the Mind Program
c/o Creative Competitions Inc.
1325 Rt. 130 South, Suite F
Gloucester City, NJ 08030
Tel: 856/456-7776
Fax: 856/456-7008
E-mail: info@creative-competitions.com

• Promising Young Writers Program (grade 8)
National Council of Teachers of English
1111 W. Kenyon Rd.
Urbana, IL 61801-1096

• Achievement Awards in Writing (grade 11)
National Council of Teachers of English
1111 W. Kenyon Rd.
Urbana, IL 61801-1096

• Scripps National Spelling Bee
P.O. Box 371541
Pittsburgh, PA 15251-7541
E-mail: bee@scripps.com

• USA Computing Olympiad
The USACO supports pre-college computing around the world through computer programming competitions. he USACO selects a team of four students to represent the United States in the annual International Olympiad in Informatics – IOI.

• Intel Science Talent Search (Formerly Westinghouse Science Talent Search)
Science Service
1719 N Street, N.W.
Washington, D.C. 20036
Tel: 202/785-2255
E-mail: sciedu@sciserv.org


• National Association of Secondary School Principals
Publisher of the National Advisory List of Student Contests and Activities
1906 Association Drive
Reston, VA 20191-1537
Tel: 703/860-0200
Fax: 703/476-5432
E-mail: nassp@nassp.org