DOE “Science Bowl” Challenges Elite Students from throughout South Carolina and the Augusta Area in Regional Competition

AIKEN, S.C. – (February 27, 2019) – America's next generation of scientists and engineers will put their knowledge to the test Saturday during the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Savannah River Regional Science Bowl® Competition, which has attracted 24 teams from across South Carolina and the greater Augusta area.

During the event, teams face-off in a fast-paced question-and-answer format similar to the television show “Jeopardy,” being tested on a range of science disciplines including biology, chemistry, Earth science, physics, energy and math.

To reach the National DOE Science Bowl Competition, teams must win one of 69 regional tournaments.

When:  Saturday, March 2, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. (winners announced approximately 5 p.m.)

Where:        University of South Carolina Aiken -- Business and Education Building 
                (map attached, building #11)

Participating schools

Aiken High Aiken South Carolina
D. W. Daniel High School Central South Carolina
Evans Christian Academy Evans Georgia
Evans High School Grovetown Georgia
Governor's School for Science and Mathematics Hartsville South Carolina
Greenbrier High School Evans Georgia
Grovetown High School Grovetown Georgia
Irmo High School Irmo South Carolina
Lakeside High School Evans Georgia
Lowcountry Preparatory School Pawleys Island South Carolina
Nation Ford High School Fort Mill South Carolina
North Augusta High School North Augusta South Carolina
Palmetto High School Williamston South Carolina
Southside High School Greenville South Carolina
Wagener-Salley High School Wagener South Carolina
Westminster Schools of Augusta Augusta Georgia


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