2018 Programme Calendar

FPS Office Opens

Monday 15th January 2018

Due Dates for Booklets:

Competitive Global Issues Problem Solving

(Junior, Middle, Senior and Individual Divisions)

  • Problem 1 - Wednesday 11th April - 4pm
  • Problem 2 - Wednesday 27th June - 4pm
  • Qualifying Problem - Wednesday 12th September - 4pm

(The Qualifying Problem Future Scene will be posted out on Monday 27th August)

Stepping Stones Divisions

(Primary/Junior/Middle & Senior Non-Competitive)

  • Problem 1 - Friday 11th May
  • Problem 2 - Friday 10th August
  • Problem 3 - Friday 9th November

(Be very aware - booklets received after this date are unlikely to be returned in the current school year)

Community Problem Solving

(Team & Individual)

  • Interim Report - Thursday 14th June
  • Final Report - Friday 21st September
  • National Finals Booklet - Wednesday 24th October (Only due from those teams invited to National Finals) 

Scenario Writing

  • 1st submission - Friday 15th June
  • 2nd submission - Thursday 6th September

Scenario Performance

  • Submission - Friday 28th September

Second Round Marking

Saturday 6th October 2018

National Finals

Friday 2nd - Sunday 4th November 2018
Henderson, Auckland

International Finals

Wednesday 6th June to Sunday 10th June 2018
University of Wisconsin, La Crosse, Wisconsin, USA

Future Problem Solving NZ