Each team must pay a $25 Entry Fee (proceeds go to North Shore STEAM programs)
Each team can consist of one or two members
Each team must create a project focused on a specific scientific principle, topic, or hypothesis
Each project must include a tri-fold presentation board with info and explanations, and must stand on it's own
Each project must include a physical/mechanical demonstration of the topic or principle being presented or tested (model, diorama, contraption, etc.)
All projects will be judged by both professionals and the general public.
Three professional (science!) judges will pick overall winners for first, second, and third place.
Winners of the professional judging will receive medals.
The general public will pick winners in the following categories:
Most creative physical demonstration
Best presentation board
Least likely to acquire a career in science after this event
Winners of the general public voting will receive prizes.
Dos and Don’ts
Projects cannot include the use of open flames, fire, or incendiary explosions of any kind
No hazardous materials - attendees should not need PPE to experience your presentation
Project must fit within a 36”W x 30”D footprint (half a standard folding table)
You will be sharing a table with another presenter, so if your physical demonstration is messy, please take measures to help contain the mess
Don’t forget to cite your references!
WHEN: Saturday, November 18th
WHAT TIME: 5-7pm
SETUP: Set up begins at 3:30pm
WINNERS: Announced at the conclusion of the event
ENTRY FEE: $25 per team, collected on the day of the event
Proceeds will be benefit LEAP for Education
A single outlet, up to a quart of ice, and tape will be made available to all presenters
– please email with questions on any other needs you might have!
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