About the Challenge

The Challenge is held under the patronage of the Foundation of the First President of the Republic of Kazakhstan - Elbasy.

The Challenge is organized by the Ministry of Justice of the Republic of Kazakhstan, Nazarbayev University, National Institute of Intellectual Property and Cranfield University (United Kingdom).

The Challenge partners are Samruk-KazynaTrust Social Development Foundation and the national carrier Air Astana.

The Challenge is conducted annually in order to stimulate and support the intellectual potential of Kazakhstani high school students, increase their interest in creating products of intellectual activity and familiarize the general public with the creative and scientific achievements of young people.

Participants of the Challenge are students of secondary schools of the Republic of Kazakhstan aged 16 to 18 years, fluent in English, having achievements in the field of physical, mathematical and natural sciences, as well as experience in independent project activities.

Challenge Award:

Winning teams of the Challenge have the opportunity to go on a study tour to Cranfield University (United Kingdom).

The award ceremony will be held in Nur-Sultan. Information about the time and place of the award ceremony for the Challenge winners will be published in the news section.

Organizers and sponsors