Division A Biomass Online Quiz now open

The Online Quiz for Division A is now open. The quiz can be completed only once. It is not possible to preview the quiz. The first quiz that is completed by a team will be the online quiz used to determine your score. 

NOTE: The deadline for submitting the Online Quiz is Thursday, January 26, 2017, before 11:45 PM.

Go to the Online Events page to read the instructions. 

Yale Young Global Scholars Program Announced

The National Science Olympiad and Yale Young Global Scholars have announced a STEM-compliant series of workshops for young scientists during the summer of 2017 on the Yale University campus. Scholarships for Science Olympiad students are available.

New for 2017 - Science & Technology sessions:

  • Frontiers of Math & Science (June 19 - July 2, 2017)
  • Sustainable Development & Social Entrepreneurship (June 19 - July 2, 2017)

Additional and Returning STEM Sessions include:

  • Applied Science & Engineering (July 9 - July 22, 2017)
  • Biological & Biomedical Science (July 27 - August 9, 2017)
  • Politics, Law & Economics (July 27 - August 9, 2017)
  • International Affairs & Security (July 9 - July 22, 2017)

Please visit this page to learn more and find a link to the application: https://www.soinc.org/yalescholars
Application Deadline: Apply by January 31, 2017

Biomass Due Dates Have Changed

The deadlines for the Antelope Valley College and Occidental College competitions have changed and are now the same. This is done in order to maintain online quiz security and to insure the same number of days for completing the quiz and growing plants are followed by teams at both venues.

The deadline for submitting Online Quiz responses is January 19, 2017.
The deadline for submitting data, observations, and final biomass is February 9, 2017.

Due Dates for Engineering Design Have Changed

The due dates for the Engineering Design event milestones have changed. The revised due dates are:

  • First Due Date:  Monday, December 5, 2016
  • Second Due Date:  Monday, December 19, 2016
  • Third Due Date: Monday, February 6, 2017

Further information about these new due dates and the required online submission of data and photographs can be found in the revised Engineering Design description. Online submission of student data will be submitted on the 

New Online Events Section Added to Website

Online Events is a new section added to the Los Angeles Regional Science Olympiad Web site. The purpose is to provide a single-click menu choice to quickly reach the events that have an online component. So far, Engineering Design and Biomass, both Division A events, provide an online place to enter required data and photographs and other required information for those events.