Students do not need to be present for the initial judging. Students being considered for first place in their category will be contacted by email Friday evening if they need to come in for an interview the following morning. Interviews will take place on Saturday, March 23rd from 8:30 am – 12:30 pm.
9:00 am – 4:00 pm: Public Event
The Bay Model is open to all public visitors to view projects and participate in event activities. ALL STUDENTS should plan on attending the public event before the awards ceremony to engage with activities, other students, view projects.
12:30 pm – 2:00 pm: Show Off!!!
ALL STUDENTS are encouraged to stand near their projects and explain to the public your project during this time. You may BRING YOUR ACTUAL SCIENCE PROJECT to set in front of your project during this time.
8:30 am – 12:30 pm: First Place Interviews
Only students who have been contacted attend Students who will be interviewed for first place will be contacted via email on Friday evening if they are to come in for interviews. Your email will contain your interview time.
2:00 – 3:30 pm: Awards Ceremony
ALL PARTICIPANTS should plan on attending the awards ceremony! All students are eligible for the many special awards given by our partners and sponsors. First through Third place winners will be announced and awarded at the ceremony. There will also be a SPECIAL GUEST SPEAKER at the ceremony presenting their current research. All other ribbons will be placed on projects before Saturday morning.
3:30 – 4:00 pm: Project Removal
ALL STUDENTS must remove their projects by 4:00 pm. Remaining projects will be available to pick up at the Bay Model Visitor Center through Friday, March 29. After this date, remaining projects will BE RECYCLED.