2020 U.S. Junior Championship

The 2020 U.S. Junior Championship is an elite national championship event, featuring 10 of the strongest chess players in America under the age of 20. Over the course of 9 rounds, these competitors will battle for $20,600 in prize money and the title of 2020 U.S. Junior Chess Champion.

Dates October 13 - 15, 2020
Format 10-Player Round Robin
Time Control G/25 + 5
Prize Fund $20,600

 

DATE TIME* EVENT
Tuesday, October 13 1:00 PM Round 1
2:15 PM Round 2
3:30 PM Round 3
Wednesday, October 14 1:00 PM Round 4
2:15 PM Round 5
3:30 PM Round 6
Thursday, October 15 1:00 PM Round 7
2:15 PM Round 8
3:30 PM Round 9
4:45 PM Playoffs

* All times listed are CT (GMT-5).

PLACE PRIZE PLACE PRIZE
1st $6,000 6th $1,200
2nd $4,000 7th $1,000
3rd $3,000 8th $800
4th $2,000 9th $600
5th $1,500 10th $500
Total Prize Fund $20,600