Global Contest Tier 1: VANDA SCIENCE GLOBALS FINALS
Mode of competition : Online/Paper
Region : World
Eligible for Grades : Primary 3 to Sec 4 (Grades 3 to 11)
Award : Trophy, Medal and Certificate
Vanda is an International Science Competition held annually around the globe. It focuses on the student’s ability to think critically and creatively to pick out hidden information to aid them in solving the question. Vanda is for students from primary 3 to secondary 4 (Grade 3 to Grade 11). It follows closely with the Singapore School Science Syllabus and tests students based on their level of content that they have learned. This allows participants to do better compared to pure-Olympiad papers since they are familiar with some of the questions.
Vanda has very strong teamwork component in the competition, and the Gold-winning group will demonstrate high levels of collaboration and mutual support. Questions in the competition have a strong foundation in scientic knowledge and methodology which include the development of reasoning and analytical skills, decision and problem solving skills, exible to respond to dierent context and possessing
an open and inquiring mind that is willing to explore new territories and learn new things which are aligned to the desired 21st century competencies.
Year Competition For:
Grade 3 to Grade 4 (Middle primary division)
Grade 5 to Grade 6 (Upper primary division)
Grade 7 to Grade 8 (Lower Secondary division)
Grade 9 to Grade 10/11 (Upper Secondary division)
FAQ About VANDA:
- What are the tested Syllabus?
- View Syllabus Primary 3 to Secondary 2
- View Syllabus Secondary 3 to Secondary 4
- When will the competition be held?
- Competition dates will be released on Vanda website as showed below: