Biology Challenge is open to students aged 13 to 15 years old in year 9 - year 11.
There will be two 25-minute multiple-choice papers, to be completed online.
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Competition date and time:
Sunday 7 May, 6pm (NZ time)
This is an online competition that students can participate at home.
* Fees for the competition are $120 per student.
Please note: If you registered after the deadline, the fees will be doubled.
Name of Account: Pinnacle Education Group
Please make payment with the students 'full name + BC' as reference.
⚠️ Please note that any fees and payments made are non-refundable.
⚠️ Before you make any payment, please read through the refund policy on our website to avoid misunderstandings.
(Terms and conditions apply).
50 minutes in total.
Close date of registering: 25 Apr
Competition Content Cover
➡️Knowledge of subject from reading book and magazine
➡️Watching natural history programmes
➡️Taking notice of the news media for items of biological interest
➡️Generally aware of our natural flora and fauna.
Frequently Asked Questions
1. What are the eligibility requirements?
Aged 13 – 15 years old (Year 9-11).
2. How can students access the competition?
An internet-connected computer or laptop to access online competition.
3. How are students awarded?
E-certificate with the following categories:
• Highly Commended
4. Formats of papers and invigilation
Two, twenty-five-minute multiple-choice papers.
Students will need to complete both papers to be considered for an award category.