New York State Science Olympiad, Inc.

Mission Statement

New York State Science Olympiad, Inc. ("NYSSO") is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization which seeks to engage and

challenge students in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics ("STEM") through various level of team-based,

collaborative, and competitive tournaments throughout New York State.

 

In order to advance and develop STEM education, the primary mission of NYSSO is to:

  • Increase the interest and success in STEM education of Middle School and High School students;
  • Improve community perception of STEM education;
  • Recognize both talented students and dedicated educators in STEM education through teamwork,
    cooperation, and respectful competition;
  • Conduct tournaments and other related events so as to improve the quality of STEM education;
  • Organize NYSSO Regional and State Tournaments throughout New York State;
  • Provide encouragement, information, and support to potential participants and educators;
  • Encourage, develop, and maintain relationships between students, STEM educators, and STEM related industries;
  • Cooperate and coordinate with Science Olympiad, Inc.;
  • Provide financial support through fundraising efforts for the foregoing purposes; and
  • Coordinate with persons, agencies, organizations, etc. to promote and build support for NYSSO.

 

New York State Science Olympiad, Inc. Mission Statement - Adopted 2021-09-04

New York State Science Olympiad, Inc. Never Alone Policy - Adopted 2021-09-04

New York State Science Olympiad, Inc. Respect for the Host Facility Policy - Adopted 2021-09-04

New York State Science Olympiad, Inc. Volunteer Code of Conduct Policy - Adopted 2021-09-04

2021 Science Olympiad Promotional Brochure

2021 Science Olympiad Membership Map