2018 Arizona Science Bowl Information


The Arizona Science Bowl is the most unique and exciting STEM competition there is! The competition consists of school teams from throughout the state. The teams are four students, one alternate, and a teacher who serves as a coach. Together, they face-off in fast-paced question and answer rounds and tested on a range of science disciplines.

The high school question categories are: Biology, Chemistry, Earth and Space Science, Energy, Mathematics, and Physics.

The middle school question categories are: Life Science, Physical Science, Earth and Space Science, Energy, Mathematics, and General Science.

Winners of this regional Science Bowl will advance to the National Science Bowl in Washington, D.C.


Event Dates

February 17, 2018 – High School
March 10, 2018 – Middle School

October 2, 2017 – Team Registration Begins


Who Can Compete

  • The competition is open to teams from throughout the State of Arizona
  • Must be school-based teams of 4-5 students and a coach. No homeschool teams
  • Teams pre-register starting Monday, October 2, 2017 to compete

The competition is opening for viewing to the public. Come join us and support the student participants!


  • ASU West Campus – Meet at La Sala located in the UCB Building 
  • Team Check-in times are from 8:30 – 9:00 AM
  • The Opening Ceremony will begin at 9 AM in La Sala (UCB)
  • Competition will take place in the Sands Building starting at 10 AM
  • Afternoon Announcements will happen in La Sala located in the UCB Building around 2 PM



ASU West Campus – Sands Building
4701 West Thunderbird Road
Glendale, AZ 85306


Parking is FREE on Saturdays


Event Schedule

Opening Program – La Sala in UCB Building 9:00 AM
Introduction by Shashi Jasthi, President & CEO, Solugenix Corporation
    Q&A and Announcements
Round Robin Match 1 – Sands Classrooms 9:30 AM
Round Robin Match 2 – Sands Classrooms 10:00 AM
Round Robin Match 3 – Sands Classrooms 10:30 AM
Round Robin Match 4 – Sands Classrooms 11:00 AM
Round Robin Match 5 – Sands Classrooms 11:30 AM
Round Robin Match 6 – Sands Classrooms 12:00 PM
Lunch* 12:30 PM
Announcements – La Sala in the UCB Building 1:30 PM
Double Elimination- Block 1 – Sands Classrooms 2:00 PM
Double Elimination- Block 2 – Sands Classrooms 2:30 PM
Double Elimination- Block 3 – Sands Classrooms 3:00 PM
Double Elimination- Block 4 – Kiva 3:30 PM
Double Elimination- Block 5 – Kiva 4:00 PM
Double Elimination- Block 6 – Kiva 4:30 PM
Awards Ceremony – La Sala 5:00 PM

*Lunch is provided for registered student participants, coaches and volunteers only. There are on-campus and off-campus dining options available for all visitors.