UVU Science Essay Contest
The Utah Center for Science Education and the Utah Valley University College of Science
& Health Advisory Board have organized a science essay contest for well-motivated
high school juniors and seniors in the UVU service area, as described in the official
rules linked here. There will be prizes of $500, $300, and $100 or half-tuition scholarships
to UVU for an academic year. In addition, the sponsoring teacher of a prize winner
will receive an award of half the amount of the student's cash prize.
Links below will take you to the rules for the Essay Contest, this year's topic, and
an identification page for submitting entries. Entries must be submitted by the sponsoring
teacher to reach the UVU College of Science & Health by January 15, 2014. The topic
of this year's essay is "Water Issues in Utah."
Questions may be addressed to Dr. Richard Tolman by email: firstname.lastname@example.org.