Indiana Regional JSHS
The Teacher Award may be granted to the actively participating teacher of the 1st place regional winner. The $500 reward may be used for supplies in the classroom or to assist in supporting the teacher's attendance at the National JSHS.
- 1st Place National Finalist - $16,000 scholarship
- 2nd Place National Finalist - $6,000 scholarship
- 3rd Place National Finalist - $2,000 scholarship
There are six categories at the National competition. The top five Regional winners will travel to the National JSHS (www.jshs.org) as the Indiana delegation. The first and second place Regional winners will complete for the 18 National scholarships. The third place winner will be presenting a poster at a separate competition at Nationals. Plans for the 51st National JSHS are progressing with the Air Force hosting in 2013. The tentative dates for nationals are May 1-5, 2013; tentative location is Dayton, OH. Dayton is home to Wright Patterson Air Force Base and HQS Air Force Research Laboratory.
The six first place winners will travel to the international Junior Science and Humanities Symposium where they will compete for the final awards.