The following gives an overview of key dates for the national on-line training program and exam, the Ontario Chemistry Olympiad, the National Camp, and the International Chemistry Olympiad.
|Problem Sets (On-line)||October 2016 - February 2017|
|Take-Home Examination||March 2017 |
for submission before the CCC/CCO exam
(parts A & C)
|April 10th 2017|
|Ontario Chemistry Olympiad (OCO) Camp||May 2017, University of Toronto|
|International Chemistry Olympiad||Nakhon Pathom, Thailand July 6-15th 2017|
There will be no Canadian Chemistry Olympiad National Camp held in 2017. Students wishing to be considered for the four-person national team that will attend the 49th International Chemistry Olympiad in Thailand must fulfill ALL of the following criteria:
- Complete all the on-line problem sets (October 2016 – February 2017, 90 questions)
- Complete the take-home examination (emailed out to students during March)
- Write Parts A & C of the Canadian Chemistry Contest (scheduled for Monday April 10th 2017)
- Ontario students only: attend the Ontario Chemistry Olympiad Provincial Camp (Friday May 12th – Sunday May 14th 2017)
In addition, the four members of the national team must be available to attend pre-departure training at the University of Toronto from Friday June 23rd – Tuesday July 4th inclusive, and contribute $2000 towards the cost of attending the 49th International Chemistry Olympiad.