To become a judge of the NYC Metro and NY Long Island Junior Sciences and Humanities Symposium.
Dear Prospective Judges:
York College of The City University of New York has been selected by the National Science Teachers Association to organize and host the 2022 New York City Metro and NY Long Island regional Junior Science Humanities Symposium (NYCM JSHS and NYLI JSHS). The NYCM JSHS and NYLI JSHS will select the students who will represent their respective regions at the National Junior Science and Humanity Symposium organized by the Academy of Applied Sciences to be held April 20-23, 2022, as an in person competition in Albuquerque, NM.
All high school students in grades 9-12 from the NY Long Island and NYC Metropolitan areas are eligible to participate in the symposium. All students must submit a research paper that will be reviewed and evaluated by college faculty and practicing scientists and engineers. The students who submit the best papers will be invited to participate in the virtual Symposium to make a short seminar presentation on February 6, 2022 (12-minute presentation, 6-minute question, and answers). Students chosen as semi-finalists will then present in person on February 26, 2022.
Judging committees comprised of college faculty, practicing scientists, engineers, and other professionals following the guidelines of the National JSHS, will evaluate the presentations and select the high school students (junior scientists) who will represent New York City Metro and NY Long Island regions at the National Symposium. High school students will be eligible for awards according to the National Science Teachers Association policies.
This is a great opportunity for junior scientists (high school students) to interact with professional in their future careers. To take advantage of this opportunity to participate as a judge in the New York City Metro and NY Long Island Junior Science and Humanities Symposium, please complete the online registration form below.