US Activities

The 2015 National Finals will be held on August 29 and 30 at The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio. Participation is only by invitation with Priority list candidate registration followed by Wait-listed candidate registration as communicated by email. Regardless of the ranks at the Regional Contests, invitees are selected based on their total score. A cut-off score is determined based on the capacity of the rooms for a given contest. Registrations for National Finals will be open during May , 2015 for the invitees in the Priority List. Invitee parents will also receive an email when registrations are open.


Vaana conducts Spelling, Vocabulary, Math and Geographay Bee workshops in many centers. The Bee Workshops are designed to encourage and prepare children to take part in NSF and other similar contests. The workshop will include a review of the contest rules, tips to prepare, review of basic rules, fun exercises, mock bee, and more. This is a parent-child event and includes a booklet or study guide