DFW Spelling Bee in support of Lily Foundation March 29th 2020

Event on: 2020-March 29th 9:00 AM - 1:00 PM


We are actively monitoring the Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak guidance provided by the World Health Organization (WHO), the Center for Disease Control (CDC), other international health organizations and local authorities, including the host organization. We are committed to the safety and well-being of our volunteers and event participants, and thus we have decided to cancel the 29th March event. We look forward to rescheduling this for later in the year.

Thank you for your continued support and understanding.

The Lily Foundation welcomes you to join us in celebration of literacy and educational excellence hosted jointly with the India Association of North Texas (IANT) and the Indian Cultural Heritage Foundation. This is a wonderful occasion to highlight the hard work and great potential of the children throughout our community!

  • Grade Pre-K to 8
  • All Participants Receive Certificate of Participation
  • Prizes for 1st, 2nd and 3rd Place in Each Group

Sample word list can be found by clicking here

(The sample word list is provided to get an idea of the words and complexity by different grade levels. Participants will be tested on words beyond the sample word list. Context and pronunciation are provided when needed)

Rules for participants Click Here Add the attachment here  Please read these rules before arriving for the event.

Please arrive at least 20 minutes prior to your group time for check in process.

Participants will be divided into groups based on following grades and time slots:

  • Group 1: Pre – K and Kindergarten (9 am)
  • Group 2: Grade 1 (9 am)
  • Group 3: Grade 2 (9 am)
  • Group 4: Grade 3 (9 am)
  • Group 5: Grades 4 and 5 (11 am)
  • Group 6: Grades 6, 7, and 8 (11 am)


REGISTRATION (Fee is $25 per participant) Click here to register



Sunday, March 29, 2020

9:00 AM – 1:00 PM



The University of Texas at Dallas

School of Natural Sciences and Mathematics

800 West Campbell Road

Richardson, TX 75080


Please click on the below Map link to view the location of the School of Natural Sciences and Mathematics building in UTD.  Building is shown by the red bubble icon.  Free parking is available in lot H, which is close to the building.

Click here to view the map

For questions and sponsorship opportunities, please email contact@lilyfoundation.org or call/text 206 612 2509



“100% of Proceeds Benefit Lily Foundation’s Education Projects”

Custodial Responsibility Disclaimer: The University of Texas at Dallas and Lily Foundation will not take custodial responsibility of minors while participating in the event.