Dedicated to improving education and inspiring excellence through chess, the National Scholastic Chess Foundation specializes in curricular chess instruction and offers strategic development support for schools and other partners.

NSCF’s founder and executive director is FIDE Master Sunil Weeramantry, a nationally acclaimed instructor who has over 40 years experience teaching, coaching and developing award-winning programs.

  • Summer Chess Camp


    The 2015-16 tournament season is over but you can get a head start for next year by participating in a week or two of NSCF chess camp at the Solomon Schechter Upper School in Hartsdale. Exercise the mind & body this summer. Click here for details.








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  • Grand Prix Winners 2015-16

    High School: Feldman,Andrew
    Middle School: Servin-Demarrais,Helena
    Fifth Grade: Schwartz,Jared
    Fourth Grade Mulraine, M. Dominic
    Third Grade: Casenas,Luis-Joshua
    Second Grade: Klenoff,Caleb
    K-1: Doyle,Charles
    Kindergarten: Boyko,Boris

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