IOAA 2021

XIV International Olympiad on Astronomy and Astrophysics, Colombia 2021.


On behalf of the International Board, which represents all participating countries, it is a great pleasure to inform you that Colombia has been chosen since 2014 as the host of the XIV International Olympiad on Astronomy and Astrophysics in 2021. The International Astronomy Olympiad and Astrophysics is the highest level competition in astronomy and related sciences for high school students from all over the world, with teams from more than fifty countries currently participating.

In 2018 during the IOAA in China, Colombia was ratified as an organizer in 2020 and in 2019 Colombia formalized the candidacy in Hungary by the presence of the representatives of the organizing committee.

Due to the global pandemic of Covid-19 the 14th International Olympiad on Astronomy and Astrophysics was moved to 2021