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 4 April 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.
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.