What are Topics for 2020/2021?

Practice Problem 1:   Youth in Competitive Sports      Due October 23rd

Practice Problem 2:   Wearable Technology                 Due December 11th

Qualifying Problem:  Human Environmental Impact    Due February 12th

When are Scenarios due?


Optional Draft Submission Due:  November 20th

Final Scenario Submission Due: January 15th

The absolute deadline is midnight Pacific Standard Time on the date indicated.

When and where is State Bowl being held this year?

April 9-11th

St. Anne School, Laguna Niguel, CA (Or online - depending on current CA Safety Guidelines.)

When and where is the International Conference being held?

June 2-6

University of Massachusetts - Amherst

What is year-long scenario writing?

The year-long option allows for  two submissions. 

The first submission (due November 20th) is noncompetitive and provides written feedback to guide improvement of the story. The

second (due January 15th)  is the final competitive entry.

When are CmPS interviews?

Zoom interviews will be scheduled before April 2nd.

How much does it cost to register?

Global Issues Problem Solving Basic $200.

Global Issues Problem Solving Premium $400.

Global Issues Problem Solving Individual $85.

Community Problem Solving Team   $200.

Community Problem Solving Individual $85.

Scenario Writing Basic   $40.

Scenario Writing Premium   $50.

Scenario Performance   $35.