Delaware Valley Science Council 70th Annual Competition Announced (Note Significant Improvements) – Exams to be held May 13th, 2017 for High School Juniors

The Delaware Valley Science Council 70th Annual Science Competition for students graduating in 2018 begins on May 13th, 2017 with examinations at 9:00 am in Mendel Hall on the campus of Villanova University. A special testing session will be arranged only for students who cannot attend on Saturday due to religious or approved school event reasons.

Each participating school may send up to four junior-year students who have never participated in our competition. The students must complete two examinations selecting from mathematics, biology, chemistry or physics. Students should arrive between 8:45 and 9:00 a.m. for the exams. The exams are each one hour in length. Students will be dismissed at approximately 11:30 a.m.

A school registration form is available from our registration website at https://dvsc.wufoo.com/forms/m1akatds1xyuur9/. Phone and mail registrations are not accepted. An email acknowledgement will be sent promptly. Once you nominate (up to four) students, please direct them to the student registration site at https://dvsc.wufoo.com/forms/qyi6rc81v9ix19/ to complete the registration process.

Both these links are also available at the DVSC website: http://www.delawarevalleysciencecouncil.org.

NAMED FINALISTS MUST BE WILLING TO ATTEND PERSONAL INTERVIEWS TO BE SCHEDULED IN SEPTEMBER 2017 (SENIOR YEAR). EACH STUDENT MUST ALSO CONSENT TO THE USE OF HIS NAME, HOME TOWN, AND HIGH SCHOOL NAME IN PRESS INFORMATION RELEASED BY THE DELAWARE VALLEY SCIENCE COUNCIL.

Further information about the exam day will be forwarded by email to the coordinator designated by you on the completed registration form. We welcome your school’s participation and any suggestions you may have which could enable Council to be more efficient in our communications or otherwise improve our program.