Grades 9-12

April 20-22, 2018

Application Deadline: March 21, 2018

The Dr. Nelson Ying Science Competition encourages students to help humanity through scientific research. High-school students submit research papers to be reviewed by a distinguished panel of judges.

Every year since 1999, Dr. Nelson Ying has hosted this competition in collaboration with the Orlando Science Center. Ying is a philanthropist, scientist and entrepreneur and wants to inspire tomorrow’s science leaders today.

Awards include:

  • A three-day, expenses-paid event culminating in an awards luncheon for all five finalists
  • $5,000 Ying Prize for the Grand Prize Winner, plus $1,000 to his/her teacher and $1,000 to his/her principal

For more information, contact us at (407) 514-2112 or competitions@osc.org.

 

Submissions

Papers will be submitted through our DROPitTOme Account – simply click on the link and type in “ying” for the password. More detailed information on how to submit your papers is located here: DROPitTOme Instructions.


 

Please download and return the necessary completed forms:

Ying Competition Application

213.44 KB | August 17, 2017

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Ying Competition Project Certification

100.71 KB | August 26, 2016

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Ying Competition Eligibility

514.67 KB | August 26, 2016

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Ying Competition - Guidelines For Papers

283.15 KB | August 26, 2016

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Important: Once you have received a confirmation email, your project/paper is registered. If you have not received a confirmation email by Friday, April 15, please email competitions@osc.org or call 407.514.2112.

For more information about Orlando Science Center’s science competitions, please call our Reservations Office at 407.514.2112 or email competitions@osc.org.

Ying Competition Call For Papers

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