Download the 2022 Oliphant Science Awards Information Booklet here

Information in this booklet was correct at the time of publishing, please check the website regularly for updated information.

Key Dates - 2022

November 2021 New & Country Schools Incentive opens
Tuesday 11 January Student registrations open
Monday 14 February New & Country Schools Incentive closes
Monday 21 February Navigating the Oliphant Science Awards in your School Webinar
Monday 28 February Judging registrations open
Friday 20 May Judging registrations close
Friday 20 May Student registrations close 
Monday 30 May Amendments due to be made online - all changes following this will not be processed and no new projects can be added
Wednesday 8 June Secondary amendments submissions (through Google Form) close. 
Friday 10 June to Friday 1 July Multimedia, Science Writing & Scientific Inquiry entries and reports for Programming, Apps & Robotics MUST be submitted online.
Wednesday 6 July - Sunday 24 July Round 1 judging (Multimedia, Science Writing and Scientific Inquiry)
Monday 25 July to Friday 29 July Crystal Investigation and Models & Inventions reports / risk assessments MUST be submitted online - NEW for 2022. Supporting documents for Games may also be submitted.
Saturday
30 July
Programming, Apps & Robotics Judging Day. *By appointment only!
Tuesday 2 August Crystal Investigation, Games, Models & Inventions, Photography, & Poster entries to be delivered. 
Wednesday 3 August Round 2 judging (Crystal Investigation, Games, Models & Inventions, Photography and Posters)
Friday 5 August - Sunday 7 August Open Day at Science Alive!
Monday 8 August Project Collection
Friday 21 October Presentation Ceremony (invitation only)

Please be advised these dates are subject to change, times to be advised at a later date.