2021 Spelling Bee of Canada Registration

Every year, thousands of children between the ages of 6 and 14 participate in our annual spelling bee competitions across Canada.

All students who register will receive a study guide with the official words, the opportunity to compete in their Chapter Spelling Bee, a Certificate of Participation, and the chance to win a monetary prize and medallion to commemorate their achievements. 

Age Categories:

  • Primary (Ages 6-8)*
  • Junior (Ages 9-11)*
  • Intermediate (Ages 12-14)*

*Ages as of December 31, 2020

Program Benefits:

  • Improve your English skills in spelling, comprehension, creativity, and communication.
  • Build self-confidence interacting with peers.
  • Experience public speaking & critical thinking.

Key Dates:

  • Chapter Spelling Bee Competitions: July - August 2021 (Dates to be released on June 1, 2021)
  • Championship Competition (Virtual): Sunday, October 3, 2021 (Subject to change)

Chapter Prizes:

Age Category 1st 2nd 3rd
Primary $200 $150 $100
Junior $200 $150 $100
Intermediate $200 $150 $100

Championship Prizes:

Age Category 1st 2nd 3rd
Primary $500 $400 $300
Junior $500 $400 $300
Intermediate $500 $400 $300

Payment Details:

  • Visit and complete the steps to register one or more contestants. 
  • Payment methods accepted include Visa, MasterCard, PayPal, Google Pay, Apple Pay, and Debit.

    If you are looking for an alternative payment method that is not listed above, please contact the SBOC headquarters at or call 416-746-0072 to make alternative arrangements.

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