Kentucky Odyssey of the Mind



A member may be a school, a recognized community group, or a college or university. The national membership fee is $135 (U.S.). With each national membership, you receive:


  • Five long-term problems that are challenging, user-friendly, and cover a wide variety of subjects.
  • One non-competitive primary problem, designed to introduce younger students to creative problem solving.
  • An Odyssey of the Mind Program Guide, which provides coaching information, rules, sample spontaneous problems . . . AND MORE!
  • The Odyssey of the Mind Newsletter, a quarterly publication loaded with valuable program information.
  • The opportunity to enter official competitions.
  • A chance to attend the annual World Finals.
  • The opportunity to win educational scholarships.
  • All mailings and program updates.
  • Support services from International Headquarters.
  • Membership Savings: You’ll receive the following discounts if you purchase more than one membership:
    • Each additional membership for the same school or community group @ $100
    • 6-10 members from the same school district (registered at the same time) @ $120
    • 11 or more members from the same school district (registered at the same time) @ $100

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Kentucky Odyssey of the Mind Membership

There is no state membership fee - only a Regional Tournament registration fee of $100 for Division 1-3 and $45 for Primary.  Teams advancing to the State Tournament do not have to pay an additional tournament fee.

Yealey Elementary takes the judges on a trip to Ancient Egypt