不知道有多少父母知道这个science fair， 我知道的时候已经是开始几个月之后的事情了，孩子们在biology老师的要求下，可以单独、也可以组队参赛，学生们需要网上报名，父母需要网上签名一些资料。如果不需要父母参与的话，我家姐姐很有可能都不告诉我，嫌弃我管得太多，她的什么事情我都要插一脚。 😉
August 1, 2016 Online Registration opens
January 30, 2017 Online Registration closes (*Midnight)
Online Applications have 2 deadlines:
Application Deadline #1 SUBMISSION WINDOW – August 1, 2016 through December 4, 2016 (*Midnight)
The project types listed below MUST have fair SRC or IRB approval of application BEFORE starting the experiment or the project will be DENIED approval to attend the fair.
Human subjects – IRB approval required (including surveys)
Microbes – SRC approval required
Human or Vertebrate animal tissues/bodily fluids – SRC approval required
DEA controlled substances – SRC approval required
*Vertebrate Animal Subjects – SRC approval required
“Note: No Vertebrate Animal Projects other than passive observations (this means just watching) allowed in 2017 Fair. EXCEPTION if the vertebrate animal study is performed at a university/college or professional lab with oversite by a professional mentor and proof of pre-approval by the research institute’s SRC through all supporting documentation.”
Application Deadline #2 SUBMISSION WINDOW – October 1, 2016 through January 30, 2017 (*Midnight)
All other types of projects do not need fair SRC or IRB approval before starting the experiment: These applications must be complete y midnight January 30th .
WARNING!! – Incomplete applications will slow down the time line for your project application acceptance.
Things to do:
Please check here for Rules and Tips for project development
1. Register – Students are not allowed to complete registration until their science teacher (or mentor) has registered. Students get your teacher to do this before you begin the registration process. *If a student is home schooled then the parent must register as a teacher.
*Note: registrations that are more than 20 days old without a completed application will be automatically deleted. Be prepared to complete the application within that time period.
a. Students – Open the “Students” tab above to register.
b. Teachers – Open the “Teachers” tab above to register.