Coming Soon: Scholarship Open Tournament with Central NY Chess!

ChessKid is proud to announce that we are partnering with Central NY Chess in hosting the 2022 Scholarship Open Tournament! The event will take place at 9am PT/12pm ET on April 23rd, and is open to all chess players K-12!

The Scholarship Series offers college scholarship awards, free chess class awards, and will be live-streamed on the ChessKid Twitch and YouTube channels. Approximately half of all gross tournament proceeds will go to fund these scholarship awards. For more information about this event and how to sign up, please check out the Central NY page found here! 

Tournament Details

**This event will be US Chess Online Quick-Chess rated and is open to US Chess members registered as Youth (ages 15 & below) or Young Adults (ages 16-18). If you are not already a US Chess member, you can become a member at the same time as registering for this event by clicking here and adding the appropriate membership option to your shopping cart before checkout.**

Entry Fee: $60 if registered by April 2nd, 2022; $70 if registered between April 3rd-16th. No registrations will be accepted after 11:59pm ET, April 16th, 2022.

Format: Each section will play a seven round Swiss starting at 12pm EST with a time control of 15 minutes plus a 5 second increment.

Sections: This tournament will feature the following sections:



Registration Information

For more details and registration information, please check out the official site here!



Each section will offer prizes for 1st-8th place players including:

Fair Play

ChessKid expects that all children and their families will abide by the rules governing fair play. Both the child and the parent/guardian will have to agree to our fair play policies when registering for the event.

This is what will be agreed to upon registering for the event:


Technical Details