Research

Under the guidance of teachers or mentors, students are encouraged to conduct research in a variety of science, engineering, and mathematics categories including, but not limited to:

Agriculture
Astronomy
Biochemistry
Biology
Botany
Chemistry
Computer Science
Earth and Atmospheric
Engineering
Genetics
Geology
Mathematics
Nanotechnology
Pharmacology
Physics
Physiology
Statistics
Zoology

Following the completion of student research, there are opportunities to publish and present work. Genius Olympiad is an international project competition in New York State that hosts more than 1,300 participants from over 65 countries for one week in June. All projects are focused on improving the environment. More information can be found on geniusolympiad.org. Students are eligible to submit their work for review to be published in the International Journal of High School Research. The journal requires research to be primarily conducted by students in secondary school. Submissions should follow the guidelines on ijhighschoolresearch.org email work to editor@terraed.org.