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South Asian Spelling Bee

South Asian Spelling Bee

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The South Asian Spelling Bee is an annual competition held in the United States for children of South Asian descent. This spelling bee tours the country mid-year in search for the top two spellers from 5 cities nationwide. The finalists will then battle it out in the national rounds for the spelling bee crown. It also has a program similar to the Scripps National Spelling Bee's RSVBee, called the SAS-BEE where wild-card spellers can apply to compete at the nationals. The spelling bee is open to any student below the age of 15, and having at least one parent or grandparent from a South Asian descent. Origin countries include Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka. Global broadcast The South Asian Spelling Bee is aired on Sony Entertainme...