National Science Fair Directory - Exciting Opportunities for Science Students

Intel Science Talent Search (STS): Sponsored by the Society of Science

For: Grade 12

Awards: Top prize: $100,000.00 Scholarship.


Conrad Foundation's Spirit of Innovation Awards

Areas of Interest: Clean Energy, Aerospace Exploration, and Cyber Security.

For: Students age 13-18.

Awards: Team Award $5000.00 for continued research


Davidson Fellows Scholarship Program:

Area of Interest: science, mathematics, technology, (see website for other areas of interest)

Awards: Top prize: $50,000.00


Discovery Young Scientist Challenge (DYSC):

For: Grades 5-8.

Awards: Ten finalists receive $1,000 and an all-expenses-paid trip to St. Paul, MN for competition finals.

The first-place winner: $25,000. 00


International BioGENEius Challenge:

For: Grades 9 - 12

Area of interest: Biotechnology.

Awards: Top prize is a $7,500 cash award.


Kids' Science Challenge

For: Grades 3 - 6.

Area of Interest: Annual Challenge (Submission's currently closed)


Siemens Westinghouse Competition in Math, Science and Technology:

For: Grades 9 - 12

Awards: Top prize is a $100,000.oo scholarship.


Team America Rocketry Challenge (TARC)

For: Grades 7 - 12

Area of Interest: World's largest model rocket contest,


The Junior Science and Humanities Symposia (JSHS):

For: Grades 9–12

Area of interest: Original research investigation in the sciences, engineering, or mathematics

Awards: Regional winners proceed to a national competition.


Young Naturalist Awards: American Museum of Natural History

For: Grades 7–12

Area of interest: to promote participation and communication in science.