International German Olympics (IDO) 2018

IDO USA 2016
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Be the one!

Goethe-Institut Chicago

The International German Olympiad (IDO – Internationale Deutscholympiade) is the largest German language contest in the world. Every 2 years, students from around the world demonstrate their German knowledge. They put together an information gallery, create a group presentation, or take part in a ‘Deutsch-Quiz’. And above all, they have fun, make new friends, and get to know one another in and through the German language.

The USA Preliminary rounds is composed of two parts:

1. Online: From October 10-13, 2017 participants complete various tasks.

2. In Chicago: 14 Students will be invited to Chicago on December 1 and 2, 2017 to compete against one another in an ‘Olympic-Pentathlon’. The two participants who will compete at the IDO in 2018 will be determined in hopes of achieving the Olympiad motto “Be the one”. 

Deadline: Ocober 2, 2017.

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