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Faculty and Areas of Research



1. COMPETITIONS

Cogito.org (Johns Hopkins University) Complete List of Competitions


1. Siemens Competition in Math, Science & Technology
Siemens Competition in Math, Science & Technology - collegeboard.com

Registration Opens: May 1st, 2013
Deadline for Entries: September 30th, 2013
Eligibility: Individual projects (12th grade ONLY) or Team Projects (grades 9 through 12)

Social and behavioral science research projects are not eligible. Social science is considered to be the study of society or social behavior. Behavioral science is considered any project that involves the study of the actions and reactions of humans and animals through observation and experimental methods.



2. INTEL-STS: Intel Science Talent Search
INTEL-STS: societyforscience.org

Transcript/Recommendation Deadline: November 13, 2012 @ 8pm
Application Deadline: November 13, 2013 @ 8pm
Eligibility: Individual 12th grade ONLY

No projects involving live non-human vertebrate animal experimentation will be eligible. Read website for further details.



3. Neuroscience Research Prize
Submission Deadline: October 30, 2013
Eligibility: Grades 9-12, individual only, Neuroscience




4. Long Island Psychology Fair
Application Deadline: October 18th, 2013
Competition Date: January 9th, 2014
Location: Rosyln High School
Format: 10 min PowerPoint Presentation followed by 5 min Q&A
Eligibility: Any student or team of students / 35$ per student. You must first apply and then be invited.
Limitations: No more than 7 projects per school



5. NYSSEF Andromeda Division
Registration: TBA (Jan 4th through Jan 28th - last year)
Competition Date: TBA (April 29th, 2012 - last year)
Location: TBA (Robert Frost Middle School Deer Park - last year)
Eligibility: Grades 9 through 12 / $60 per student
Limitations: No more than 15 projects per school



6. Long Island Science and Engineering Fair (LISEF)
Registration Deadline: December 4th, 2013
Abstract Edit Deadline: January 14th, 2014
LISEF Competition Date: February 10, 2014 (Round 1); March 13, 2014 (Round 2 and awards)
Eligibility:Grades 9 through 12 - Only 9 (last year - 2012) projects allowed to enter in total from GNS

Each student may enter only one project that covers research done over a maximum of 12 continuous months between January 2011 and May 2012.

Individual AND team (2 or 3 members) projects accepted

Location: TBA
Links:
A. LISEF Rules and Guidelines
B. LISEF(ISEF) Documents/Paperwork
C. LISEF Day 1 Fair Information
D. Media Release Form
E. Paperwork Assembling Instructions
F. Easy Checklist
G. School Permission Slip
H. Judging Rubric
I. Abstract Form for Vertical Display
I. Board Design Information - LISEF




7. INTEL International Science and Engineering Fair (ISEF) - Society for Science & The Public

Competition Date: May 11-16, 2014
Eligibility: Grades 9-12, Invitation ONLY via LISEF competition
Location: Los Angelel, California



8. Long Island Science and Engineering Fair (LISEF) Junior Varsity Competition
Registration Deadline: TBA (January 16th, 2013 - last year)
LISEF Junior Varsity Competition Date: March 13, 2014
Eligibility: Grade 9 - 12 with a maximum of 5 projects per school. Remaining eligibility is similar LISEF (see above). Location: TBA



9. Junior Science and Humanities Symposia (JSHS) - national website
Junior Science and Humanities Symposia (JSHS) - long island regional website
Application & Abstract Deadline: TBA (November 26, 2012 - last year)
Research Paper, Supervisor Form, and Paper Info Form Deadline: TBA (December 17, 2012 - last year)
Competition Date: TBA (March 1, 2013 - last year)
Location: Stony Brook University - Wang Center
Eligibility: Grades 9 through 12, science/engineering/math



10. Manhattanville Annual Science Competition
Application Deadline: TBA - may be discontinued
Eligibility: Grades 9 through 12. Individual or team of two in house projects. Freestanding poster board presentation.
Location: Manhattanville College



11. Google Science Fair
Eligibility: Ages 13 through 18
Submission Deadline: TBA (April 4th, 2011 - past years)



12. Long Island Science Congress
Scoring (Judges) Sheet: [Click Here]
Judging Guidelines: [Click Here]
Guidelines for Preparing: [Click Here]
General Information Sheet/Reminders: [Click Here]
Competition Date: March 19, 2014
Registration Deadline: January 31, 2014
Eligibility: Grades 9 through 12
Location: St. Joseph's College



13. WAC Lighting Foundation Invitational Science Fair
Scoring (Judges) Sheet for experimental project: [Click Here]
Guidelines for Preparing: [Click Here]
Scoring (Judges) Sheet for engineering project: [Click Here]
General Information Sheet/Reminders: [Click Here]
Competition Date: April 6, 2014
Registration Deadline: February 14, 2014
Eligibility: Grades 9 through 12, individual or team
Location: Herricks High School


14. ISWEEEP - International Sustainable Energy Engineering Environment Project
Competition Date: April 30 through May 5, 2014
Registration Deadline: January 24th, 2014
Eligibility:
   a. Grades 9 through 12, individual or team of two
   b. Project completed in 12 months prior before entrance
   c. Three ways to Qualify:
      1. Direct Qualification or Recognition by a Regional, State or National Science Fair
      (I think LISEF for our region - TBD)
      2. Individual Application
Location: TBA

Rules and Guidelines [Click here]


15. BioGENEius Challenge
Competition Date: TBA
Registration Deadline: TBA
Eligibility: Grades 9 through 12, Individual ONLY

Project must have biotechnology application. For the purposes of this program, the following definition of biotechnology is used: "Biotechnology is the use of the knowledge of biological systems to produce goods and services."

Location: TBA

Rules and Guidelines [Click here]



2. FORMS

 -INTEL-ISEF (Intel Science and Engineering Fair) Research Forms

[click here] for a Sample Research Plan

ALL projects must submit an ISEF Research Plan to the Institutional Review Board (IRB) for approval before projects can start. This is especially pertinent to experiments using human subjects.

Forms to be filled out by ALL projects: 1, 1a, Research Plan, and 1b
Form to be filled out if you are using hazardous chemicals: 3
Form to be filled out if you are using human subjects: 4


 

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