Teen Biotech challenge

......a science competition for Northern california teens

Contest Registration & Instructions

 

Contest Instructions are here bulletbulletbullet

 

Preliminary Registration form may be downloaded here bulletbulletbullet
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Sponsor teachers - please register ALL of the students participating in TBC, including those that will not be submitting final entries. DUE February 1, 2017

bullet Email form to Denneal Jamison-McClung

 

Peer Judging/Teacher Grading Rubric may be downloaded here bulletbulletbullet


Final Entry form may be downloaded here bulletbulletbullet

bullet Sponsor teachers may enter up to 7 entries (~1 per focus area). DUE March 22, 2017

bullet There may be more than 1 sponsor teacher per school

bulletStudents entering the TBC independently must find a teacher to sponsor them (one not already submitting a class of 7 entries in each focus area)

bullet Email form to Denneal Jamison-McClung

 

 

2017 Contest Deadlines & Important Dates

bullet June 2016: TBC 2017 Contest Instructions Posted Online

bullet February 1st: Preliminary Registration File Due - Sponsor Teachers Submit List of All TBC Participants

bullet March 22nd: Final Website Entries Due (submitted by Sponsor Teachers via Final Entry form)

bullet May 8th: TBC Winners Announced Online

bullet May 25th: Annual TBC Awards Symposium held at UC Davis (~6:30-9:30pm)

 

 

2017 SPARK Research Scholar Award Application may be downloaded here bulletbulletbullet

and UC Davis Health System Waiver Form may be downloaded here bulletbulletbullet

Note: SPARK applicants currently 15 years old will not be able to fill out the UC Davis Health System online volunteer form (url linked in the appliation materials). If this is the case, submit all other portions of the SPARK application on time and we will address the online form issue, if selected for the award. SPARK participants are preferred to be 16 years old before the start of the SPARK program on June 12, 2017.

 

2017 SPARK Research Scholar Award Important Dates

bullet February 22nd: SPARK Applications Due by 5pm PDT

bullet April 20th: SPARK Awards Announced (tentative date - subject to change)

bullet April - June: UCDMC Volunteer Services Mandatory Training, Student TB testing (dates TBA)

bullet June 12th: SPARK Program Orientation and Biosafety Training (9am-5pm)

bullet June 12th - August 4th: SPARK Research Training Program (M-F, 8am-5pm)

bullet August 6th - 7th: CIRM SPARK Trainee Meeting (2 day event in Pasadena, CA)