Biotechnology Design HS

Overview

 

Participants conduct research on a contemporary biotechnology based on an annual theme, document their research, and create an effective interactive multimedia display to educate an elementary school audience. The information gathered may be student-performed research or a re-creation or simulation of research performed by the scientific community. If appropriate, a model or prototype depicting some aspect of the issue may be included. Semifinalists make a presentation and are interviewed.

 

2021-2022 Theme

 

Design Challenge: You are employed by an environmental protection company that has been asked to create a solution to control or eradicate cyanobacteria, also known as blue-green algae.

Oklahoma Eligibility

 

Entries are limited to two teams per chapter. 

Contact Information

The individuals listed below are familiar with the event and available to give guidance. Please email them if you have questions regarding this event. 

Leah Stone

lstone@cnpschools.org

Event Coordinator

Alan Bell

alan.bell@frontierok.com

Event Manager

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Careers Associated

  • Bioinformatics Processor

  • Food Scientist

  • Microbiologist

  • Radiographer

  • Quality Control Analyst