National Science Fair Directory - Exciting Opportunities for Science Students

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

https://student.societyforscience.org/intel-isef

For: Grade 12

Awards: Top prize: $100,000.00 Scholarship.

 

Conrad Foundation's Spirit of Innovation Awards

http://www.conradchallenge.org/

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:

https://www.davidsongifted.org/Fellows-Scholarship

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

Awards: Top prize: $50,000.00

 

Discovery Young Scientist Challenge (DYSC):

https://www.youngscientistlab.com/challenge

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:

http://www.biotechinstitute.org/go.cfm?do=page.view&pid=32

For: Grades 9 - 12

Area of interest: Biotechnology.

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

 

Kids' Science Challenge

http://www.kidsciencechallenge.com/

For: Grades 3 - 6.

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

 

Siemens Westinghouse Competition in Math, Science and Technology: 

https://siemenscompetition.discoveryeducation.com/

For: Grades 9 - 12

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

 

Team America Rocketry Challenge (TARC)

http://rocketcontest.org/

For: Grades 7 - 12

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

 

The Junior Science and Humanities Symposia (JSHS): 

https://www.jshs.org/

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

https://www.amnh.org/learn-teach/young-naturalist-awards/

For: Grades 7–12

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