IUS WORDY Terms and Regulations

IUS WORDY Terms and Regulations

  1. IUS Wordy is an English language competition which is organized by the English Language and Literature Program at the International University of Sarajevo.
  2. The competition is open to senior high school students in Bosnia and Herzegovina.
  3. The competitors may apply through wordy.ius.edu.ba until February 19th 2021, 11:59 pm.
  4. The competitors will email their essay and take part in an online speaking test. For each component the competitors can score up to 50% of the total score. These two components will be utilized for assessing writing, speaking, the use of English, and comprehension skills at C1 level.
  5. The competitors must have an identity document with them during the online test.
  6. The eleven best ranked competitors will be awarded scholarships for enrolling and studying in the English Language and Literature and English Language and Literature Teaching Programs at the International University of Sarajevo.
  7. The competitors must score at least half of the maximum number of points to be eligible for a scholarship.
  8. The winner will be awarded a 100% scholarship.
  9. The competitors who are ranked 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, and 6th will be awarded 75% scholarships.
  10. The competitors who are ranked 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, and 11th will be awarded 50% scholarships.
  11. All competitors are allowed to take the IUS Open Day Scholarship Test, which will be held on March 19th. If they win one scholarship at IUS WORDY and one scholarship at the IUS Open Day Scholarship Test, they are entitled to the higher scholarship.
  12. The students must send their essays by midnight February 19th. The IUS Wordy 2021 speaking test will be held online on March 6th. The participants will be informed about the time schedule.
  13. The list of best ranked competitors will be announced on wordy.ius.edu.ba by March 12th 2021.
  14. The competitors who won the scholarship must let the English Language and Literature Program know whether they accept the scholarship or not by May 31st 2021. In case the candidate does not show the interest, the scholarship will be forfeited and will be offered to the next eligible candidate.   
  15. By applying to the competition, the competitors agree with the IUS Wordy Terms and Regulations.
  16. All the candidates will receive a certificate of participation.

 

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