What is RACE?

RACE is designed to create opportunities for senior high school students, faculty, staff, professionals, and other researchers from different institutions to interrelate with their counterparts in a friendly yet competitive environment..RACE will showcase the research outputs of budding and expert researchers at a Research Poster Presentation Competition among the top 10 research papers from each public or private high school within the jurisdiction of a specific Schools Division. Also, a Research Exhibition will be open for everyone to join and showcase their research to the public and find interested funders, collaborators or partners.

RACE is designed to run annually and the 2019 event is envisioned to become the world’s first largest simultaneously coordinated research competition and exhibition happening in multiple locations. RACE will be bidding for the said distinction in the Guinness Book of World Records.

RACE is an initiative of Ascendens Asia Group. The event is managed by BRYCE Inspired Careers (BIC) and supported by the Philippine Association of Research Managers (PhilARM) and the Association of Administrators in Hospitality Hotel and Restaurant Management Educational Institutions (AAHRMEI).

Why RACE

Because RACE is a solution advocate for showcasing research outputs of high school students and teachers through a friendly yet competitive space;Because RACE is driven by a mission to make every research output be published and each researcher plays a special part in shaping the culture of research in the Philippines;Because RACE is dynamically designed to develop relevant skills of students such as presentation skills, critical thinking and team attitude; 

Because RACE is envisioned to become the world’s first largest simultaneously coordinated research competition with official attempt for the Guinness Book of World Records. This will run annually