Registration and Forms


Before you register:

1. Review the policies and information below.

2. Students:  Gather all project information (title, abstract, category, etc.) and your advisor's contact information.

3. Set aside 10 - 20 minutes for the registration process.



Registration Fees

FULL Registration Fees

Registrant Type Fee
Student Presenters (Full Registration) $100
Student Observers (Full Registration) $100
Parents and Guardians (Full Registration) $100
Teachers (Full Registration) $100







Free admission to listen to papers only:

Listen to presentations and learn from your peers.

Families can listen to paper presentations for free but may not ask any questions.

Required Forms

All North Central Regional JSHS attendees, including students, parents, teachers, and advisors, must submit Release and Waiver Forms.

There are two types of forms: 1) Student forms and 2) Adult forms.

(ONE SET ONLY is needed if you are competing in both JSHS and State Science & Engineering Fair.)

All attendees must email waivers to MAS at: Please include the participant/adult name that the waiver is for and the word waiver in the subject line (example "John Doe Waiver")

Required waiver forms:

Adult Waivers (teachers, advisors, parents, judges, volunteers)

Student Waivers (student participants, student observers)



-Refunds or cancellations must be requested in writing by email to by the final date for registration for the event for which you are registered.

-MAS will not permit refunds after the final registration date unless there are extenuating circumstances. Requests based on extenuating circumstances must be made in writing by email to the Program Director (Sara Gomez) before the program start date.

-Approved refunds will be issued no earlier than 30 days after the end of the program competition.

-MAS will not issue refunds for late fees.

Privacy Information

MAS will not share your personal or credit card information with any third parties.

Photography Notice


Please be aware that by participating in a Minnesota Academy of Science sponsored event, you are automatically authorizing the Minnesota Academy of Science and its staff, agents, assignees, and affiliates to use, reproduce, and/or publish photographs and/or videos that include your image, likeness, or voice without compensation.

This material will become the property of the Minnesota Academy of Science and may be used online and in various print publications. This material will only be used for lawful purposes, including publicizing the Minnesota Academy of Science and its programs.  If you have any questions about photography at the competition, please use