Due to recent extreme weather conditions, the deadline for the 2017 Siemens Competition has been extended to Monday, September 25, 2017, at 11:59 PM ET.
There’s still time to enter the 2017 Siemens Competition. High school students in the 9th – 12th grade may submit a team project. Also, students in their last year of high school may submit an individual project. Learn more about the guidelines here.
Where do students start and what do they have to do? A step-by-step checklist is here to help.
NEW enhanced prizing structure! For the first time this year, National Finalists will be awarded prizes as follows:
- First place – $100,000
- Second place – $50,000
- all other Finalists – $25,000.
Watch the 2016 Siemens National Recognition Ceremony to see last year’s team and individual winners.
Don’t teach high school or just want more resources to help in your classroom? Check-out Siemens STEM Day for lessons K-12, career profiles and educator supports.
The Siemens Foundation established the Siemens Competition in Math, Science & Technology in 1999. The Competition is the nation’s premier science research competition for high school students and seeks to promote excellence by encouraging students to undertake individual or team research projects.