BARC 2023(Bighelp Boston Area Regional Contests 2023)

BARC 2023
(Bighelp Boston Area Regional Contests 2023)

Bighelp invites children from KG to 8th grade to participate in Bighelp Boston Area Regional Contests 2023 (BARC 2023). These contests will be organized at 3 different locations on the same day as follows.

Area City Venue Address
Northern Mass Groton, MA New England Shirdi Sai Temple,
99 Shirdi Way, Groton, MA 01450

Southern Mass Foxborough, MA Boyden Library,
10 Bird St, Foxborough, MA 02035

Western Mass Holliston, MA Holliston Senior Center,
150 Goulding St, Holliston, MA 01746

Contest Date & Time
Contest Name Date Time
Science Bee Sat, Dec 9, 2023 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Math Bee Sat, Dec 9, 2023 11:30 AM to 12:30 pm
Geography Bee Sat, Dec 9, 2023 1:00 PM to 1:45 PM
Art Contest Sat, Dec 9, 2023 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM

Contests timings are same for all three venues.

Contest Participation Participation fees $15 for each contest will be charged at the time of registration.

Registration closes on Dec 6, 2023 at 5 PM ET or as soon as reaching the max limit of registrations. No walk-ins will be allowed and no exceptions.

Electonic Testing Math, Science, and Geography tests will be taken electronically at the test center on the participant’s personal device. Each participant must bring her/his own device (laptop, iPad, or tablet) to the test center. The test can’t be taken on a phone or paper.

Registration Please click here to submit your registration. The registration form will allow you to choose your preferred location.

Volunteer Signup We are looking for adult/youth volunteers to help with setup and organizing contests. Contest coordinators will reach out to the volunteeris for the preferred areas of interest.
Signup As Volunteer

Art Contest Kalakruti, an association of artists in New England area, will be Helping with organizing Art Contest.

Winners and Prizes
Certificates and trophies will be presented to the winners for each location, and at the regional level. Prize distribution will be held during Bighelp’s 21st annual event Pongal-Republic Day Celebrations 2024 on Sunday, 14-Jan-2024 at Marlborough Middle School (1 Lt Charles W. Whitcomb School), 25 Union Street Marlborough, MA 01752

Please click the following links to view the contest rules.