1st online stage

Registration of participants starts on September 12, 2016.

Held from September 12 to October 31, 2016.

Content of assignments

1st in absentia stage of the competition consists of eight assignments:

  • three multiple choice assignments;
  • five assignments requiring an open-ended answer.

The time given to complete the assignments is 90 minutes. Speed in completing the assignments is not taken into account. The determining factor for selection to the 2nd qualifying stage is the number of correct answers.

Examples of assignments of the 1st stage.

How to apply?

To enter the 1st stage, the participant has to register on the website and complete the assignments provided.

Results of the 1st stage will be published on November 11.

1000 participants with the highest number of correct answers will enter the 2nd stage of the competition.