News From Terre Haute, Indiana

February 14, 2013

Middle school teams to compete in regional science bowl


News Release

---- — Four teams of middle school students from the Wabash Valley will participate Feb. 16 in a regional competition of the U.S. Department of Energy Office of Science’s National Science Bowl in Terre Haute.

Teams from Honey Creek and Sarah Scott middle schools in Terre Haute, West Vigo Middle School in West Terre Haute and Sullivan Middle School in Farmersburg will compete in A-009 Root Hall at 432 N. Seventh St. on the Indiana State University campus.

The winner of the regional competition will receive a fully paid trip to Washington, D.C., to compete in the Office of Science’s National Science Bowl in late April. The winner of the national competition will win prizes for the team members and their schools.

The Office of Science began this competition to interest today’s youth in pursuing careers in science and math. For more details visit science.energy.gov/wdts/nsb.