Registration Procedures for All Projects
Click one the following links depending
on the grade of the student(s) registering:
Team Projects Alert:
If a team project has students in more than one grade, then
register the students as a project in the lowest grade (i.e.,
If you have a 6th grader and a 7th grader doing a team project,
you would choose the Grade 1 – 6 Projects link).
Does your project involve any of the following areas?
· Human Subjects (including surveys)
· Human or Animal Tissues
· Vertebrate Animals
· Potentially Hazardous Biological Agents
· Hazardous Chemicals, Activities or
please contact the
Scientific Review Chairman
(SRC) for further instructions on the extra
forms needed. You may continue to Step 3; however, do not mail
your paperwork until the SRC contacts you.
Is this project an individual or team project?
An Individual Project is defined as a project in which one
student works independently on one project. Any student in
grades 1 – 6 or equivalent is eligible. Note: Team projects can
not be changed to an individual project during a given research
year. For projects that continue beyond one year, individual
projects can be converted to a team project in the next year.
Click here if you are an Individual
Project is defined as a project in which two or three students
worked together on one project. Any students in grades 1 – 6 or
equivalent are eligible. NOTE: Teams may not have start with
more than three members and then be reduced to three members to
qualify for WSSEF. Team membership cannot be changed during a
given research year including converting from an individual
project to a team project or vice versa. For projects that
continue beyond one year, team members can change from year to
the next including converting the project to an individual
Click here if you are a Team Project.