Students throughout the country will engage in the writing of the South African Science Olympiads:
1. 6 September 2011 (Physical sciences in Grdaes 10 and 11)
2. 8 September 2011 (Natural Sciences in Grades 4 to 9 and Life Sciences in Grades 10 and 11).
Results will be published at the end of October 2011.
The best twelve 15 year-old students will be selected to represent South Africa in the International Junior Science Olympiads to be held in Durban from 1 to 10 December 2011.
Training of this team will commence from 1 October 2011.