InterswitchSpak Kenya 1.0 National Science Competition Registration 2019





InterswitchSpak Kenya 1.0 National Science Competition Registration 2019

InterswitchSPAK Kenya 1.0 National Science Competition Registration Guidelines for 2019/2020 Edition | Qualifying Written Examination | Tv Quiz Show.

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Dear Parents, Principals, Teachers, Students we are happy to inform you that the 2018/2019 InterswitchSPAK Kenya Version 1.0 registration opens on Wednesday 3rd of April, 2019. 

Introduction

InterswitchSPAK is an annual search across high schools (public and private in Kenya for only Form 3 students between the ages of 14-17 years. It is introduced to chart the ideal career path and drive the student towards full optimization of their potentials and fulfillment of their dreams (either as an inventor or entrepreneur) with a key message of revving up the interest of students; parents, teachers and other key stakeholders towards STEM education and its application in Africa. 
 

InterswitchSPAK Objectives

    • To arouse and sustain keen interest in the study of STEM in high schools across Africa.
    • To raise the standard of STEM education and reward excellence with educational grants through an unbiased competition that would promote sound education in Africa.
    • To create a vehicle that is genuinely interested in the growth, development and well-being of Africa students and teachers through various interventions including scholarship schemes for outstanding STEM students.

    THE EXAMINATION

    There are two main levels of the competition.

    ROUND ONE: WRITTEN QUALIFYING EXAMINATION

    In this stage, all the online registered students’ (i.e. the best SIX (6) from each registered school) will write a National qualifying test conducted by the Ministry of Education at designated centers across Kenya. Each school is to prepare their representatives for the qualifying test in four subjects- Mathematics, Physics, Chemistry and Biology.

    ROUND TWO: TV QUIZ COMPETITION

    The best 54 students (with the highest scores) out of those who wrote the qualifying test will be invited to participate at this stage of the competition, which includes the InterswitchSPAK Masterclass. This will be recorded and transmitted on Television across Kenya and Africa.

    HOW TO PARTICIPATE

    This competition is open to students in Form 3 between 14 – 17 years; attending full time Secondary Education in both Public and Private Schools in Kenya. Participation in this competition is FREE.

    • Registration to participate is strictly online via www.interswitchspak.com or via https://kenya.interswitchspak.com/
    •  Each School is required to present their BEST six (6) students in Science in form three (3) regardless of the Sex, religion, tribe or Region
    • Mixed-schools are required to have at least three female students-amongst the six (6) that would represent them
    • Every student will participate in the qualifying test at any of the test centres across Kenya 
    • The top 54 students will proceed to the competition to battle for the crown of Kenya’s best science student.

    RULES AND REGULATIONS

    • The InterswitchSPAK National test will hold on Saturday May 18th, 2019 across Kenya.
    • Students must come to their designated test centres by 8am for accreditation with their Registration slip duly signed and stamped by their school principal.
    • Latecomers will not be allowed to write the test.
    • Students are to come along with only HB pencil, eraser, ruler and statistical table, NO CALCULATORS WILL BE ALLOWED. 
    • Students must conduct themselves in an orderly manner Any act of misconduct will lead to disqualification of the student.
    • All students MUST come to the test venue in their School Uniform.
    • The decision of the organizers/MOE is final and we shall not enter into any correspondence with anyone regarding the conduct of this test.

    PRIZE LIST

    1. First Prize

    Five (5) years University Scholarship worth -Ksh 1,500,000 + annual stipend (T&C) + Laptop + Signage for the school + Certificate of participation.

    2. Second Prize

    Three (3) years University Scholarship worth-Ksh 750,000 + annual stipend (T&C) + Laptop + Signage for the school + Certificate of participation.

    3. Third Prize

    One (1) year University Scholarship worth Ksh 150,000 + annual stipend (T&C) + Laptop + Signage for the school + Certificate of participation.



    CLOSING DATE

    Online application and registration closes by 11:59pm on Sunday 5th May, 2019.

    FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

    • When can we start Registration for InterswitchSPAK?
      InterswitchSPAK registration starts on Wednesday 3rd of April, 2019
    • When is the registration closing?
      Registration closes on Sunday 5th of May 2019
    • Who is qualified in my school that can be part of InterswitchSPAK?
      The qualified Students are the best six (6) Science students in Form 3(Year 11) in your School.
    • How much is the registration fee?
      Participation on InterswitchSPAK is FREE for all (schools/students)
    • When is the National Qualifying examination?
      The National Qualifying Examination holds on Saturday May 18th, 2019.
    • Is there room for students to register manually?
      Registration to participate is strictly online via www.interswitchspak.com
    • Where are the test centres?
      There are over 50 test centres across Kenya with each county having at least one test centre. You will be able to pick a convenient test centre during registration
    • How long is the test?
      The test consists of 100 questions with a duration of 1 hour 15 minutes.
    • When and where do we get the results?
      Results are release at exactly 30 days after examination and will be available to all on this portal.

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    2 comments:

    1. Kindly update us online on the date of the exam. Initially it was 11th May and now I hear it is 18th May 2019.

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      1. That is the new date, the post has been updated and the new date has been included.

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