FAQ

What is this place?

This is the website of the Improving Gender Balance Scotland’s Gender Stereotyping Competition

When does the competition open?

March 2017

When does the competition close?

31st May 2017

Who is eligible?

Young people who attend a Scottish school or who are home-schooled in Scotland during the 2016/17 school session can take part. Entries must be made by a responsible adult such as a teacher or club leader on behalf of the entrants. Entries will be accepted from teams of 1 to 4 in two categories: Primary P1-3 and P4-7.

How many entries can a school or club have?

As many as you like. Each pupil may only enter in one team.

How many people should be in a team?

The rules advise that a team should have between 1 and 4, with 4 being preferred.

Who will the judges be?

The judges will be nominated by the Improving Gender Balance Scotland Team. The outcome of their judging will be final and will not be open for discussion.

When will the judging take place?

June 2017.

When will the awards be presented?

The awards will be presented in the summer term of 2017.

I have a question/query/problem, who can I speak to?

For any issues please contact IGBScotland Project Officer Charlotte Govan at charlotte.govan@iop.org