Missouri State University

Science Competitions

Welcome to the K-12 Science Outreach Science Competitions page- please click on one of the links on the sidebar or below to find information on the science competition you are interested in.

Competition Dates

Ozarks Science & Engineering Fair - March 31, April 1, and April 2, 2015

Region VII Science Olympiad - February 21, 2015

District 8 Junior Academy - March 20, 2015

Missouri Junior Academy - TBA

Missouri Science Olympiad - April 18, 2015, Fulton, MO

National Science Olympiad - May 15 - 16, 2015, Lincoln, NE

INTEL International Science & Engineering Fair - May 10 - May 15, 2015, Pittsburgh, PA


Interested in volunteering for the Ozarks Science & Engineering Fair? Volunteering is not limited to Missouri State University - it is open to students from any college, faculty and/or staff of any educational institution, and members of the public.  Volunteer registration will open as of Monday, February 23, 2015.

Volunteer Information

Volunteer Registration - CLOSED until February 23, 2015


Judging is a critical component of the Ozarks Science & Engineering Fair competition - without qualified, dedicated volunteer judges, the competition would not be possible.  Judges can come from many walks of life - faculty, staff, graduate students, professionals in the community.  If you are interested in judging for the Ozarks Science & Engineering Fair, click on the link below to complete the application.

Judge Application

Steering Committee

The Steering Committee for the Ozarks Science & Education Fair is a small, dedicated group who work behind the scenes to ensure a well-run, competitive fair.  The Steering Committee includes the Executive Director and various sub-committee chairs, such as Special Awards, Placement Awards, Corporate Displays, Display and Safety, etc. If you would be interested in joining the Steering Committee, please contact Michelle Norgren at MichelleNorgren@missouristate.edu OR Sue McCrory at SueMcCrory@missouristate.edu.

Contact Information

Competition Contact
Ozarks Science & Engineering Fair Michelle Norgren, Executive Director
Science Olympiad, Region VII Ben Dalton, Regional Director
Junior Academy, District 8 Ben Dalton, District Coordinator

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