National Science Bowl – US Dept of Energy

Ages:Middle School, High School

Type:Tournament

Categories:Science, STEM

Scope:National

This competition has not yet posted any deadlines.

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) National Science Bowl® is a nationwide academic competition that tests students’ knowledge in all areas of science and mathematics. Middle and high school student teams from diverse backgrounds are comprised of four students, one alternate, and a teacher who serves as an advisor and coach. These teams face-off in a fast-paced question-and-answer format, being tested on a range of science disciplines including biology, chemistry, Earth science, physics, energy, and math. Beginning in January 2018, more than 9,000 high school students and 4,500 middle school students will compete in 65 high school and 50 middle school regional Science Bowl tournaments.

Compete in a tournament style program answering buzzer-based questions as teams in head-to-head matches against other teams. The team with the highest score moves on to the next round.

Scores for each round are calculated based on the number of correct questions submitted in each round. The team with the higher score moves on. For a complete set of evaluation criteria visit the competition website.
This competition has not yet listed it's awards.

Website: https://science.energy.gov/wdts/nsb/

Managing Organization: US Department of Energy

Contact:

National.Science.Bowl@science.doe.gov

Entry Fee:

This competition is open to students in Middle School, High School.

This competition has not yet posted any deadlines.

Overview

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) National Science Bowl® is a nationwide academic competition that tests students’ knowledge in all areas of science and mathematics. Middle and high school student teams from diverse backgrounds are comprised of four students, one alternate, and a teacher who serves as an advisor and coach. These teams face-off in a fast-paced question-and-answer format, being tested on a range of science disciplines including biology, chemistry, Earth science, physics, energy, and math. Beginning in January 2018, more than 9,000 high school students and 4,500 middle school students will compete in 65 high school and 50 middle school regional Science Bowl tournaments.

Process

Compete in a tournament style program answering buzzer-based questions as teams in head-to-head matches against other teams. The team with the highest score moves on to the next round.

Criteria

Scores for each round are calculated based on the number of correct questions submitted in each round. The team with the higher score moves on. For a complete set of evaluation criteria visit the competition website.

Awards

This competition has not yet listed it's awards.

Participate

Website: https://science.energy.gov/wdts/nsb/

Managing Organization: US Department of Energy

Contact:

National.Science.Bowl@science.doe.gov

Entry Fee:

This competition is open to students in Middle School, High School.

Deadlines

This competition has not yet posted any deadlines.