High School Competitions

High School STEM Competitions

We are pleased to bring you UOW's 2016 High Schools STEM Competitions.

EIS High School Competitions | Senior High School Competition Badge

The following competitions are open to current senior high school students: For further information and to register, please visit:

EIS High School Competitions | Junior High School Competition Badge

The following competitions are open to current junior high school students. For further information and to register, please visit:

Key dates

  • 16 September 2016 | Entry deadline for the six NSW Senior STEM Competitions
  • 18 November 2016 | Entry deadline for the two ACT Senior STEM Competitions
  • 9 December 2016 | Entry deadline for the Year 7 and Year 8 STEM Competitions

Latest news and competition updates

2016 Mail out

Information packs (including posters for noticeboards) are being mailed out to schools offering the various subjects throughout May.


Changes to junior high school competitions

In 2016, we will not be running the NSW Year 9 & 10 Industrial Competitions, nor the three ACT and NSW Maths via Digital Media Competitions that we held in 2013, 2014, 2015.

In 2016, we will be running the following competitions:

  • NSW Yr 7 & 8 STEM Competitions (assessable projects in Integrated STEM, Science, Technology (Mandatory) and Mathematics are to be submitted by teachers)
  • NSW Yr 9 & 10 STEM Competitions (assessable projects in any of the following will be accepted: Integrated STEM, Science, Agricultural Technology, Design and Technology, Food Technology, Graphics Technology, Industrial Technology, Information and Software Technology, Marine and Aquaculture Technology, Textiles Technology and Mathematics)
  • NSW Yr 9 & 10 iSTEM (assessable projects in the NSW Board of Studies Endorsed Courses developed by RDA Hunter)