The 2021 National Science Olympiad Tournament

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May 2021

The 2021 National Science Olympiad Tournament

  • The National Science Olympiad Tournament was held virtually on May 22, 2021.
  • 60 teams of 2 competed in the C Division Astronomy event and 60 teams of 2 competed in the B Division Reach for the Stars event for a total of 240 team members taking the exams.
  • 54 of the teams were not at the last on-site tournament at Cornell in 2019, and 34 teams had never participated at the national level.
  • The exams were written, supervised, and scored by Science Olympiad alumni UoL A-team members. The teams used UoL developed resources and presentations to prepare for competition.
  • The opening ceremony with key note speaker NASA astronaut Chris Cassidy is located at https://www.youtube.com/user/ScienceOlympiadTV