The International Association of Teachers of German (IDV), the Goethe-Institut USA and the AATG invite US students (middle/high school) to participate in the International German Olympics (Internationale Deutscholympiade).
Application form and agreement must be received by the Goethe-Institut Chicago no later than October 1, 2013.
On October 2, the Goethe-Institut Chicago will send short written assignments to the teachers for their students to complete under teacher supervision.
On November 12, the selected candidates will be informed that they have been invited to the national preliminary round in Chicago. Travel and accommodation expenses will be paid for by the Goethe-Institut.
The National Preliminary Round for the International German Olympics will be held on December 11 and 12, 2013 in Chicago. The two day competition includes oral and written assignments, after which the two American participants will be chosen to represent the USA at the International Finals in Germany.
The two American candidates meet the international competitors from August 3-16, 2014 in Frankfurt/Main. Travel and accommodation expenses will be fully covered for each candidate and one teacher (that will accompany both students).
For full details and application forms go to http://cms.goethe.de/ins/us/chi/lhr/ver/en11555192.htm?code=bos1309