1. Title The 8th Grand Contest of Chemistry for High School Students
2. IYC interests @Increase the public appreciation and understanding of chemistry
AEncourage interest of young people in chemistry
BGenerate enthusiasm for the creative future of chemistry
CCelebrate the role of women in chemistry
3. Short description The contest of chemistry for high school students including oral and poster presentation
4. Audience Students and teachers of high schools
Faculty, graduate and undergraduate students of chemistry department
5. Topic Competition
6. Long description The Grand Contest of chemistry for High School Students is a nation-wide contest which was launched in 2004 and is held every year. The 8th Grand Contest of Chemistry For High School Students will be held on October 30, 2011 at U-Hall Shirasagi (Osaka Prefecture University, Sakai, Osaka).
It will bring together high school students and teachers from all over the country to exchange and present their latest research work on chemistry.
The Program will feature 10 oral and about 50 poster presentations.
7. Sponsors Osaka City University, Osaka Prefecture University, The Yomiuri Shimbun, Osaka, Panasonic etc.

8. Contact detail

Name:Execution Chairman Hirokazu Maekawa
Organization or affiliations:Osaka Prefecture University
Phone :+81-72-254-9602