Welcome to the new Science Olympiad website. For the past 33 years, Science Olympiad has led a revolution in science education. What began as a grassroots assembly of science teachers is now one of the premier science competitions in the nation, providing rigorous, standards-based challenges to 7,600 teams in 50 states. Science Olympiad's ever-changing line-up of events in all STEM disciplines exposes students to practicing scientists and career choices, and energizes classroom teachers with a dynamic content experience.
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- Science Olympiad students won in both 2015 and 2016! Grade 6-8 kids entering the 2017 Competition by April 19
- Get your 2017 Ward's Science Olympiad Kits today! All Science Olympiad events are NGSS-aligned, so kits are perfect for competition or classroom use.
- Science Olympiad and Potbelly Sandwich Works share a mission to feed the bodies and minds of students across the US a
- The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) has teamed up with Science Olympiad to provide in-depth and up-to-date resources for Meteorology and more!
- As leading national retailer ACE Hardware rolls out its Hardware Science effort, STEM organizations like Science Olympiad are getting into the game. With 4,600 stores nationally,…
- What an honor! Science Olympiad was presented with the Excellence in Partner Innovation Award at the October 2016 Million Women Mentors Summit in Washington, DC!
- The Yale Young Global Scholars (YYGS) Program is an academic enrichment and leadership program that brings together outstanding high school students from around the world for…
- Chicago Public Schools and Science Olympiad are proud to enter the 10th year of the Urban Schools Initiative (USI) program for 2016-2017, with more than 35 middle and high schools…
- Organized by MAKE Magazine, makezine.com and craftzine.com, Maker Faire brings together science, art, craft and engineering plus music in a fun, energized, and exciting public…
- The DuPont Challenge Science Essay Competition encouraged students in Grades 6-12 to get to the edge of scientific discovery by writing about a technological or scientific…
- Check event pages before tournaments for new Score Sheets - Electric Vehicle and Scrambler updated 1/19/17
Rules Clarifications or Rules Changes for 2017 - for Microbe Mission, Hovercraft, Anatomy & Physiology, and more!
Training Handouts and Sample Tests posted for all Life/Bio Events 11/21/16!
Signed W-9 for vendor requests, print and date (PDF)
2017 Rules Manuals/DVDs/CDs in the Science Olympiad Store
Join a team for the 2017 season through your State Science Olympiad program
Students & Coaches - Use the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) system for all event-related questions
Using the Science Olympiad Logo? Read this first!
Tournament Personnel - check out our Event Supervisor resource page
Science Olympiad TV YouTube Channel video clips of events and tournaments
Science Olympiad Workshops
Science Olympiad at the 2016 White House Science Fair with President Obama
Check out this ArcelorMittal Video: Employee mentoring
Great Cover Story on Science Olympiad in Rock & Gem Magazine
Teacher Disease Detectives - become a CDC Science Ambassador
Mandatory Science Olympiad Eye Protection Policy - Updated 7/29/15
2016 Alignment of 46 Science Olympiad events to NGSS
Elementary Alignment to NGSS, Math and English Language Arts
The Golden Rules: Science Olympiad General Rules and Code of Ethics
Where Are You Now? Fill out an Alumni Survey
Check out more than 80 Trial Events