The Institut Kimia Malaysia (IKM) and the Ministry of Education (MOE), have jointly organized the IYC 2011 Essay Writing Competition (EWC).
The competition is open for students in Forms 4 – 5 (Years 10 – 11), from Malaysia. It will begin in March 2011 and end in August 2011 (midnight 12:00 Malaysian time). The theme of the competition is “Chemistry – Our Life, Our Future”, the theme of IYC 2011. The essay is to be written in English and limited to 3,000 words.
Certificates and cash awards will be presented to the winners and one winner will be selected to receive a fully sponsored trip to attend the Closing Ceremony of IYC 2011 in Brussels, Belgium, in December 2011.