2018 Synopsys Championship

March 14-15, 2018

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IMPORTANT – read this if your Project Status is Incomplete

If it is Incomplete, your action is required. At midnight on February 28 all incomplete projects will be marked “Failed to Qualify” and we will close the database. Check your Project Status by using the […]

Registration is closed for the 2018 Synopsys Championship

2018 Application Instructions
2018 Online registration (revised for 2018)
2018 Supplemental Application
2018 Additional Application Forms
2018 Application Deadlines 
2018 Changes from last year’s rules 
New 2018 application limits for schools, teachers and non-RRI organizations 

Register as a Judge

Please register here to participate as a Category Judge at the Synopsys Championship on March 15, 2018. Judges interact with students to encourage their interest in science and technology. Qualifications include a degree in science, engineering, CS or math or equivalent. Judges are needed for every field of study. Details on the Judges page.

Register as a Volunteer

Please register here to volunteer at the Synopsys Championship on March 14 and/or 15, 2018. Volunteers help with fair setup, the students’ on-site registration, directing traffic outside (and inside) South Hall and packing up. Details on the Volunteers page.

2018 Fair Schedule at the San Jose Convention Center – South Hall

Wednesday March 14Registration Day setup (volunteers only)AM
Wednesday March 14Student Registrationnoon to 6 PM (doors close)
Thursday March 15Judging Day set up and Judge RegistrationAM
Thursday March 15Students at their display boards for Judging1:30 to 6 PM for high school
2 to 6 PM for middle school
Thursday March 15Public Viewing
5 to 6 PM
Students are expected to stay until 6 PM when the Fair is over and judging ends.