Cincinnati Scholastic Chess

Inviting you to enjoy the king of games in the Queen City

Under Section Entry Form

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Information requested on this form is for the exclusive use of Cincinnati Scholastic Chess and, as applicable, the USCF and FIDE. We will not give it, sell it, or otherwise make it available to any other organization or individual except as required by law. While we do not require your contact information except as specifically noted below, having it enables us to communicate with you if we have any questions about your entry and to notify you if there are any changes regarding the tournament. We encourage you, therefore, to provide some way to contact you, preferably some way that is faster than the US Postal Service.


If you do not have a USCF ID, you must purchase a USCF membership at before entering the tournament.


You must select one round out of six for a zero-point bye. If you are taking a half-point bye as well, the zero-point bye must be for the earliest bye round selected.

You may take one or two half-point byes in rounds 1 through 6 in addition to the zero-point bye selected above. If you are taking any half-point bye, the zero-point bye must be for the earliest bye round selected.

If you played in the 2019 Cincinnati Open, select the $10 discount (check the A List to confirm eligibility). If you did not play in 2019 but played in any year from 2012 through 2018, select the $5 discount (check the B List to confirm eligibility). Otherwise select "No discount".

This charge will show up on your statement as “PayPal Chess Fee”.


If there is any other information you want to provide with your registration, please enter it in the textbox below.

Click on the button below to submit your tournament entry and proceed to the payment page.