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Synonyms for Olympiad

one of the four-year intervals between Olympic Games

the modern revival of the ancient games held once every 4 years in a selected country

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Head of the Commission Imad al-Azeb told SANA that the three-week forum embraced about 100 male and female youths of Syrian national scientific teams, who came from different provinces, and it was similar to a closed camp providing theoretical and practical training to help the students achieve the best possible results in the international Olympiads.
In addition, the National Olympiad 2015 will assist to form a national team to participate in international olympiads.
The Science Olympiads encourage young students to pursue science and gives them the encouragement and training they need to reach their potential.
The final of the olympiads will be held on 15-16 June at Sala Palatului in Bucharest.
Amity International Olympiad and Amity National Mathematics Olympiad Workshop, are first ever of their kind in India, which aim to kindle scientific spirit and a passion for innovation amongst the youth of the country, while grooming them for National and International Olympiads.
Students' Olympiads for Nanoscience and Nanotechnology is held by Iran Nanotechnology Initiative Council to discover talented students, help the stabilization of human resources training in the field of nanotechnology and create an atmosphere for the Islamic Republic of Iran to hold a good ranking among the top countries in the field of basic education of nanotechnology.
Iranian high school students did dramatically better this year in the five Science Olympiads held around the world this summer.
Under joint working mechanism between Higher Education Commission (HEC) and Pakistan Institute of Engineering and Applied Sciences (PIEAS) Islamabad, selection process of Pakistan Olympiads teams commences in September each year with posting an announcement on STEM Careers Programme, HEC website, publishing advertisement in major national dailies and sending introductory packages to about 4000 colleges throughout the country.
Qatar Foundation vice chairman and Doha Independent Secondary School for Boys Board of Trustees chairman Dr Saif Ali al-Hajri stressed that the participation of Qatar in such Olympiads will help increase the capabilities of Qatari students and raise the country's level of participation in international competitions.
Japanese teens shone at the International Science Olympiads for high school students this summer, winning a record 12 gold medals in five subjects.
USA and International Mathematical Olympiads 2004 Titu Andreescu, Zuming Feng & Po-Shen Loh (eds) 100 pp.
participates in Olympiads in Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry, and Computer Science but this is the first time that Biology has entered this level of competition.
On January 12 and January 14, dozens of scientists from several of New Jersey's major research companies and universities will part with their labs for the day so that they can volunteer at the Central and Northern New Jersey Science Olympiads.
Syrian Scientific Olympiad made 11 achievements last year, gaining medals and certificates of appreciation in the framework of international and continental Olympiads.
This is the best result of the team of Kyrgyzstan for the whole history of Chess Olympiads.