State Science Day
State Science Day
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2022 State Science Day Results

Please use ctrl-F to find your name. Any Sponsored Awards that a student received will be listed to the right of their name. 

2022 SSD News Release

Congratulations to the Harold C. Shaw Outstanding School Award recipients.

Eastland Career Center, Groveport Hilltop HS, West Unity Mentor HS, Mentor Athens MS, Athens Sylvania Northview HS, Sylvania William Mason HS, Mason Archbishop Alter HS, Dayton Carroll HS, Dayton

Click here to review the Scholarships and Sponsored Awards Booklet 
Updated 06/16/2022


Students can qualify for State Science by earning a Superior at their District Science Day. For more information on District Science Days, visit the District Science Day page.

For Independent Students, the Ohio Academy of Science will have both an SRC (Scientific Review Committee) and an IRB (Institutional Review Board). Independent students who need an SRC or IRB approval can send an email to


State Science Day Registration Information will be posted after the District Science Days in the Spring of 2023.


The videos below will help to guide students and parents in putting together the required pieces of each project, recording your presentation (15-minute maximum) and uploading it to YouTube, and there is also an example presentation from a student.

This video will help students in putting together their Science Day requirements for virtual judging.

Videos can be recorded on cell phone and uploaded to YouTube, watch this video to learn how. Videos should be a maximum of 15 minutes.

Learn how to complete the ISEF forms and why they are needed.

Watch this short video to ensure the settings of your submission are correct on YouTube

Click on the image above to review topics and questions that students can discuss in the student videos.

Students who would like to view a sample presentation can watch Himani Pattisam present her work.


The Academy offers information and forms for teachers that are needed for students competing in State Science Day.

Intel ISEF Rules Wizard

Judging Rubric

The 2023 State Science Day will be virtually judged with an updated single, judge scorecard.