State and Regional Tournaments
The Pennsylvania Science Olympiad hosts six regional tournaments and one state tournament. All tournaments will be conducted based on the rules listed in the National Science Olympiad Coaches’ Manual.
Based on a percentage of teams registered at a regional sites, the highest scoring teams in both Division B (grades 6–9) and Division C (grades 9–12) from each region will be invited to compete in the State Tournament.
First- and second-place team winners in each of the two divisions at the state competition will be eligible to compete at the national tournament.
If you need further information or have questions, please contact State Director Roger Demos at .
Northwestern Region at Penn State Erie Campus
Includes Butler, Cameron, Clarion, Crawford, Elk, Erie, Forest, Jefferson, Lawrence, McKean, Mercer, Potter, Venango, and Warren counties.
Regional Tournament: March 6, 2018
Dr. Chuck Yeung - firstname.lastname@example.org
Southwestern Region at California University of PA
Includes Allegheny, Armstrong, Beaver, Bedford, Blair, Cambria, Fayette, Fulton, Greene, Indiana, Somerset, Washington, and West Moreland counties.
Regional Tournament: March 21, 2018
Dr. Swarndeep Gill - email@example.com
Central Region at Millersville University
Includes Adams, Centre, Clearfield, Cumberland, Dauphin, Franklin, Huntingdon, Juniata, Lancaster, Lebanon, Mifflin, Perry, Snyder, Union, and York counties.
Regional Tournament: March 24, 2018
Dr. Mehmet Gosku - Mehmet.Goksu@millersville.edu
Northeastern Region at Penn State Wilkes-Barre Campus
Includes Bradford, Carbon, Clinton, Columbia, Lackawanna, Luzerne, Lycoming, Montour, Pike, Sullivan, Susquehanna, Tioga, Wayne, and Wyoming counties.
Regional Tournament: March 7, 2018
Tim Sichler - firstname.lastname@example.org
Central East Region at Kutztown University
Includes Berks, Lehigh, Northumberland, Northampton, and Schuylkill counties.
Regional Tournament: March 15, 2018 -- Snow Date March 16
Joann Monko & Eric Laub - email@example.com
Southeastern Region at Neumann University
Includes Bucks, Chester, Delaware, Montgomery, and Philadelphia counties.
Regional Tournament: February 28, 2018
Dr. Patricia Fallest-Strobl - firstname.lastname@example.org
Southeast Urban at Saint Joseph's University
Includes Philadelphia county teams qualifying for the Urban Initiative.
Regional Tournament: TBA, 2018
Scott Leggett - email@example.com
National Tournament at Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO
National Tournament: May 18 & 19, 2018