The Chemistry Olympiad is a multi-tiered competition designed to stimulate and promote achievement in high school chemistry. Chemistry Olympiad competitions are open to all high school students around the world.

Students can be proud to participate in any stage of the Olympiad competition to challenge their chemistry knowledge and make connections that may last a lifetime even national or international chemistry communities.

The Chemistry Olympiad program aims to:

*Stimulate young people to achieve excellence in chemistry

*Recognize outstanding chemistry students and, in doing so, encourage additional learning at a formative time in their intellectual development

*Recognize the excellent achievement of teachers and the importance of the school environment

*Challenge the chemical knowledge and skills of young students in an international arena

*Foster cross-cultural experiences and acquaint students with similarities and differences between themselves and their counterparts from other nations