Singapore Astronomy Olympiad
The Singapore Astronomy Olympiad (SAO) is modelled after the international astronomy Olympiads, and qualifies students to participate in the International Olympiad on Astronomy and Astrophysics, which Singapore has been participating in since 2007. The SAO (currently) has no affiliation to other programmes which participants may be aware of, such as the International Astronomy Olympiad, International Space Olympiad etc.
Details of the 5th SAO are as follows:
Date: 18 March 2017 (Saturday)
Time: 9am - 12:30pm (Registration begins at 8:30am)
Venue: Lecture Theatre 1 (on Level 2 above the amphitheatre), Raffles Institution (JC), 1 Raffles Institution Lane, Singapore
To register for the SAO, please email kaiyen [at] astronomy [dot] sg through your school teacher in-charge (if applicable) with your name, contact number, email address, nationality, school name and school year by 18 February. Do note that this year, a registration fee of $5, payable by cash on the day of the competition, is required per participant in the SAO.
Prizewinners of the SAO are honoured in our Hall of Fame - check out the list below!
*UPDATE* The 4th SAO question paper & solutions have been released.
Whilst every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of information contained in the below documents (4th SAO question paper; 4th SAO full solutions & 4th SAO condensed solutions), the 4th SAO Committee will not entertain any requests regarding questions, solutions and marking. By accessing these documents, you agree to the above disclaimer.
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11th International Olympiad on Astronomy and Astrophysics (IOAA)
Duration: 12 - 21 November 2017
The Year in Events
Mar: Earth Hour
Apr: RI-HCI Astrigue
May: TASOS Semakau Trip
Jun: GalACSy Competition
Jul: TASOS Semakau Trip
Aug/Sep: International Astro Olympiad
Sep-Nov: Cassini Scientist for a Day
Sep: Mid-Autumn Events
Oct: TASOS Semakau Trip
Nov/Dec: Asian-Pacific Astro Olympiad