Oregon JSHS will not be held this year (2018). Please consider competing in the Northwest Science Expo System, Stockholm Junior Water Prize, Google Science Fair, I-SWEEEP, or Genius Olympiad, publishing your work in a science journal, or presenting at a professional conference.

PRESS RELEASE for the winners of the 2017 Oregon JSHS


Oregon Junior Science & Humanities Symposium is sponsored by the US Army, Navy, and Air Force and is open to all High School Students from the state of Oregon who are US Citizens. The first round of the competition is a blind judging of student research papers. Twelve student semifinalists along with thirteen additional student participants will be invited to the 2017 Oregon JSHS competition held at The Evergreen Aviation Museum in McMinnville, OR. Students and mentors will be be staying overnight under the famed  "Spruce Goose"  while exploring ideas in engineering, aviation and technology. We will also be building and launching our own rockets. 

The top five finalists will be chosen to go on to the National Competition in April 2017. To learn more about the competition, visit the National JSHS website

Oregon JSHS Student Scholarship Awards – A total $4,500, awarded to the Oregon finalists: 
1st place - $2,000 
2nd place - $1,500
3rd place - $1,000

Oregon JSHS Teacher Award - $500 award to honor the teacher for contributions to student research pursuits.

Contact us at OregonJSHS@gmail.com


November 20, 2016:                   
Online Registration and Research Paper Submission Deadline

December 9, 2016:
Student Semifinalist and Participant Invitations will be sent to the top 25 student research papers

January 20-21, 2017:  
Oregon JSHS Event at Evergreen Aviation Museum

April 2017:  
National JSHS Event