Participate in the STEM Expo! See Attached and below for details!
- Participate in the STEM Expo! See Attached and below for details!
Participate in the Gresham-Barlow
March 8 @ Gresham HS
Win cash prizes!
Earn college scholarships! Enhance your resumé!
- Work by yourself or in groups up to 3
- Find an adult sponsor (teacher, parent, or other adult to advise you during this project)
- Register your project by February 15, 2023.
- Finish and submit your project by March 1, 2023.
- Participate on Friday, March 8, 2023 at Gresham High School.
- Possible advancement to NWSE (April 5) and/or ISEF (May 11-17) in Los Angeles, CA.
For district support or questions contact Meagan Sternberg
Northwest Science Expo System (NWSES)
Information for NCSD students
NWSES is a connected system of science fairs in Oregon that qualify students for the Regeneron International Science and Engineering Fair (ISEF). This year Regeneron ISEF is in Los Angeles May 12-17, 2024.
NCSD students must attend the Gresham Barlow STEM Expo on March 8, 2024, at Gresham HS and finish in the top third to qualify for the state fair known as the Northwest Science Expo. NWSE will be held at Portland State University on April 5, 2024.,
The first step is to come up with a project idea, the best ideas are ones related to your life. Certain types of projects require pre-approval from a school-based review board or if the research is conducted at a research institution, their internal review committee. If you are working on your own, try to avoid projects involving humans. (even surveys), microbes, vertebrate animals or their fluids or tissues.
https://nwse.org/ has a Forms Wizard you can use to get an idea of which forms and approvals will be required.
With your idea, plan out your project, this may require searching for background information or finding a mentor.
Every project requires an Adult Sponsor. The Adult Sponsor can be a parent, teacher, or mentor. The Adult Sponsor is responsible for helping complete required forms, registering the project online, and distributing fair communications to the student (i.e. checks email frequently).
The first job of the Adult Sponsor is to register online as one, select the student's organization and select the Gresham Barlow Science Expo by following the registration links at https://nwse.org/
After the Adult Sponsor adds a project, the system assigns it an
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