2018 Intermountain Junior Science & Humanities Symposium
Monday, March 5 and Tuesday, March 6, 2018 – Montana Tech, 1300 W Park Street, Butte, MT, 59701
November 17, 2017 – Nominations open
December 15, 2017 – Deadline for teachers to nominate students
December 16-January 7 - Students begin registration process and submitting research papers
January 8, 2018 – Student papers due
February 9, 2018 – IJSHS oral presentation selection announcement
February 16, 2018 - ALL registrations must be completed, fees paid, parental consent forms received
March 5-6, 2018 – Intermountain Junior Science & Humanities Symposium
Call for Papers
High school students in the states of MT, ID, UT, CO, and NV are invited to submit research papers. Teachers, please nominate interested students. Eighteen (18) students will be selected to present their work in a competitive oral symposium and up to 42 others will be invited to present their work in a non-competitive poster session. Teachers of selected students may also attend and participate in symposium events.
Mission of the JSHS
The Junior Science and Humanities Symposia (JSHS) Program promotes original research and experimentation in the sciences, engineering, and mathematics at the high school level and publicly recognizes students for outstanding achievement. By connecting talented students, their teachers, and research professionals at affiliated symposia and by rewarding research excellence, JSHS aims to widen the pool of trained talent prepared to conduct research and development vital to our nation.
Montana Tech is proud to host the Intermountain Region JSHS, serving the states of MT, ID, UT, CO, and NV.