Science Competition

February 21, 2015 - Students in Grades 5-8

Motivating students to stretch the capacity of their unlimited imaginations, Orlando Science Center challenges students to transform ordinary and found objects into a kinetic system. Awards will be given based on problem-solving, best use of science and mechanical innovation.

Best in Fair winners receive $500 to the team and medals to the team members! Prizes of $250 are also awarded to Best use of Science and Most Innovative, and to the winning school’s sponsoring teacher.

 

Curtis Kinetic Science Competition 2015 Information

Registration Deadline: February 6, 2015
Set-up: February 20-21, 2015
Judging and Awards Ceremony: February 21, 2015

Be sure to check out the new requirements:
Curtis Kinetic Science Competition Requirements

Download and fill out the Registration Form:
Curtis Kinetic Science Competition Registration Form

If mentors or students have questions on the abstract, notebooks, or any other requirements for this year’s competition, please do not hesitate to contact the competitions specialist at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it or call 407.514.2112.

 

The Curtis Kinetic Science Competition is a fun way for teaching students the science behind kinetic systems, as well as the skills required to plan, execute, document, reflect and present a science project in a higher level science competition. The 2015 Kinetic Competition will be open to any school, science club and home school group in the 7 surrounding counties (Brevard, Lake, Marion, Osceola, Orange, Seminole, and Volusia). There will be two divisions: Junior (grades 5 and 6), and Senior (grades 7 and 8); and students may work in teams of up to five.   

This year’s awards will be as follows:
  • An individual medal to each team member and $500 to the “Best in Fair” team in each division
  • An individual mead to each team member and $250 to the “Best use of Science” team in each division
  • An individual mead to each team member and $250 to the “Most Innovative/Creative” team in each division
  • $250 to the “Best in Fair” team’s teacher/coach
 
 

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