ECU North Carolina Science Olympiad

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Ann McClung
STEM Coordinator
Building 159
319 S. Cotanche St.

ECU North Carolina Science Olympiad

Welcome to the ECU Greenville Regional Science Olympiad Tournament Page

What is Science Olympiad?

Olympiad Photo 2Science Olympiad is a national non-profit organization dedicated to improving the quality of K-12 science education, increasing male, female and minority interest in science, creating a technologically-literate workforce and providing recognition for outstanding achievement by both students and teachers. These goals are achieved by participating in Science Olympiad tournaments and non-competitive events, incorporating Science Olympiad into classroom curriculum and attending teacher training institutes.  

Vision:  Our vision is to increase K-12 student and teacher participation in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM).  

Mission:  Our mission is to host exciting competitive tournaments and professional development workshops that showcase innovative STEM content to students and teachers throughout the United States.   

Science Olympiad is committed to: 

  • Developing hands-on, standards-aligned STEM content with industry and education partners
  • Providing volunteers and mentors a platform to share subject-matter expertise in relevant STEM topic areas
  • Creating opportunities for student teamwork, problem solving and collaboration
  • Recognizing outstanding achievement by students and teachers
  • Encouraging male, female and minority students to enroll in STEM courses
  • Building a strong STEM workforce