NBC 5 Chicago coverage of Science Olympiad’s 21st Century Solutions Grant for the Chicago Public Schools Urban Schools Initiative
Join a team for 2016 today! For the past 32 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 more than 7,300 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.
- 2016 Short Event Descriptions and Event Table
- NEW! Science Olympiad TV YouTube Channel videos for Hydrogeology, Game On, Roller Coaster (Trial Event) and Elementary SO posted 9/2/15
- NEW! Mandatory Science Olympiad Eye Protection Policy - Updated 7/29/15
- NEW! Science Olympiad Workshops for 2015/16
2016 Alignment of 46 Science Olympiad events to Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS)
Elementary Alignment to NGSS, Math and English Language Arts
- 2016 Rules Manuals/DVDs/CDs in the Science Olympiad Store - available now!
Join a team for the 2016 season through your State Science Olympiad program
- Students & Coaches - Use the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) system for all event-related questions - opens 10/1/15
- Rules Clarifications reflect changes
- Tournament Personnel - check out our Event Supervisor resource page
- The Golden Rules: Science Olympiad General Rules and Code of Ethics
Where Are You Now? Fill out an Alumni Survey
- SO Mobile B and SO Mobile C 2015 Rules Apps for iPhones and iPads - Available in the iTunes Store! 2016 Version Coming Week of Oct. 12
Check out more than 80 Trial Events
- 2015 National Tournament FINAL RESULTS and TOP 6 PLACES
- Video from 2015 Science Olympiad National Tournament Opening and Div. B and Div. C Award Ceremonies
- Science Olympiad makes an IMPACT in the communities we visit - donations to the Virtual Food Drive 100% matched by DuPont Pioneer up to $5,000!
- Nationals-bound teams: use #SO2016UWS on Twitter to document your journey
- Science Olympiad Summer Institute 2016
- Signed W-9 for vendor requests, just print and date (PDF)
- Science Olympiad at the 5th Annual White House Science Fair