1) Choose a sponsor

Read about who can sponsor you.

2) Attend a Workshop (optional, but recommended)

Check the Calendar in the Fall of the school year for any helpful workshops.

3) Choose a project

There are many considerations that go into choosing your project. Make sure to review the following before making your choice.

Project Categories
Judging Criteria
Review the Planning & Preparation section of the website.
Determine whether your project would require pre-approval via additional forms.

4) Complete and submit application by deadline

  1. Complete Online Application Form
  2. Complete 2017-Supplemental-Application
  3. Complete Detailed Research Plan
  4. Complete Additional Required Forms
  5. Mail all of above along with registration fees to:


P.O. Box 307
Los Altos, Ca., 94023

Registration Fees are: $20 per student or $30 per team. Payable by Cash or Check