International Academic Competitions (IAC)
Originated in the U.S.
Operating in over 25 Countries around the World
Well-known among Elementary and Middle School Students
International Academic Competitions (IAC) is a network of over a dozen academic competitions, all of which have been originated in the U.S. since 2010, also one of the U.S. most prestigious comprehensive academic competition. The U.S. Geography Olympiads' national team is also using IAC as an audition for the selection of their team members. Fun, multidisciplinary and pioneering are the main three elements that make IAC well-known around the world, which attracts more than 50,000 students from North America, Europe, Asian and over 30 countries to participate every year.
IAC is found and overseen by a married French-American couple with decades of combined experience in academic competitions. Starting from 2019, ASDAN China is assigned by IAC worldwide as the official partner for IAC in China, hoping to expose the series of competitions to more Chinese students.。
Official Website： https://www.iacompetitions.com
Mission and Values
IAC's mission is to reward academic excellence by bringing innovative, stimulating, fair, and relevant competition opportunities to students around the world. Academic competitions have a unique role to play in the education of students by encouraging them to explore new areas of knowledge while rewarding achievement inside the classroom. Academic competitions can help students gain confidence, make new friends, strengthen long-term memory knowledge, help students with university admissions, and most of all, ignite a passion for lifelong learning. IAC would love nothing more than to give all children around the world rewarding academic competition opportunities in which they can take part.
The whole IAC team are passionate about developing and growing competitions, they will seek to fulfill its mission by continuing to refine its existing competitions and developing new ones in an expanding array of cities.