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 January 31, 2020

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 6 entries (~1 per focus area). DUE March 16, 2020

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 6 entries in each focus area)

bullet Email form to Denneal Jamison-McClung and Jacki Balderama

 

 

2020 Contest Deadlines & Important Dates

bullet Sept 2019: TBC 2020 Contest Instructions Posted Online

bullet January 31st: Preliminary Registration File Due - Sponsor Teachers Submit List of All TBC Participants

bullet March 16th: Final Website Entries Due (submitted by Sponsor Teachers via Final Entry form)

bullet April 24th: TBC Winners Announced Online

bullet May 8th: Annual TBC Awards Symposium held at UC Davis (~6:30-9:30pm)

 

 

2020 SPARK Research Scholar Award Application Instructions may be downloaded here bulletbulletbullet

2020 SPARK Application Excel File 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 must be 16 years old before the start of the SPARK program on June 15, 2020.

 

2020 SPARK Research Scholar Award Important Dates

bullet March 20th: SPARK Applications Due by 5pm PDT

bullet April 10th: SPARK Awards Announced (tentative date - subject to change)

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

bullet June 15th: SPARK Program Orientation and Biosafety Training (9am-5pm)

bullet June 15th - July 31st: SPARK Research Training Program (M-F, 8am-5pm, plus one Saturday Clinic Visit, date/location TBA)

bullet August 3rd - 4th: CIRM SPARK Trainee Meeting