Latest IBO news

Here we inform you about current news and interesting information about the International Biology Olympiad.

IBO 2021 practicals have been announced

IBO 2021 Practicals have been Announced Despite the ongoing uncertainties with regards to COVID-19, the organizers of IBO 2021 continue to plan next year's competition...

THE VIRTUAL IBO CHALLENGE 2020 WAS A GREAT SUCCESS

THE VIRTUAL IBO CHALLENGE 2020 WAS A GREAT SUCCESS IBO 2020 has been cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic. But thanks to the Japanese organizers, the IBO...

IBO 2021 scheduled regularly

Despite the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic, the hosts of IBO 2021 continue to prepare next year's IBO as scheduled. Together, the hosts and we at the IBO association evaluate...

IBO Challenge 2020: Results now available

The results of the IBO Challenge 2020 (A Substitute for the 31st IBO Nagasaki, Japan) are now available at the competition's website. Congratulations to all participants -...

IBO Challenge: Hosts provide preliminary plans

As announced earlier, our regular IBO for 2020 in Nagasaki / Japan had to be cancelled due to the COVID-19 pandemic. However, instead of leaving competitors worldwide...

Information brochure "COVID-19: A guide to action"

Former IBO alumni at CELERA, a Spain-based program supporting gifted students' development, have participated in a group that has published a comprehensive summary on...

IBO 2020 cancelled due to COVID-19

We regret to inform you that IBO 2020 is cancelled due to the current worlwide situation with COVID-19. The full statement by our wonderful hosts in Japan concerning this...

IBO 2020 & Coronavirus: Statement by the IBO 2020 Hosts

Many IBO members, associates and students have contacted us over the last weeks, asking if IBO 2020 will take place as planned regarding the Coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2;...

New member section for the IBO website to arrive soon

Our web-developers (Pixlscript) are currently working hard to finalize the new IBO membership login area. This new portal will allow professional administration of NBO...

2020 Membership Fees

The IBO membership fees for 2020 (300 Euros/year/member country) will be collected slightly later than usual this year due to our involvement in other tasks. The invoices...