Maryland JSHS


JSHS invites high school students to report on the results of their original research investigations in STEM and compete for scholarships and recognition at university-held regional symposia. All students in grades 9-12 enrolled in public, private, or home schools are eligible to participate in their local Regional Symposium. See Rules of Competition for eligibility details.

Important Dates:

Abstracts are due on Wednesday, December 4th, 2020

Papers are due on Thursday, January 9th, 2020

MD JSHS Awardee Participation Announcement on Friday, February 28th, 2020

MD JSHS Competition on Saturday, March 28th, 2020 at St. Mary’s College of Maryland

National JSHS Competition on April 15-18, 2020 in Norfolk, VA

All Maryland High Schools, with the exception of Montgomery and Princes George’s Counties inside the I-495 Beltway, are participating in the Maryland JSHS.

The following high schools ARE participating in the Maryland JSHS:

Montgomery County                                                                     Prince Georges County

Montgomery Blair High School                                                   Academy of Health Sciences

James Hubert Blake High School                                                Bowie High School

Winston Churchill High School                                                    Charles H. Flowers High School

Clarksburg High School                                                                  CMIT Academy North

Damascus High School                                                                   CMIT Academy South

Thomas Edison High School of Technology                            Croom High School

Albert Einstein High School                                                          Crossland High School

Gaithersburg High School                                                             Dr. Henry A. Wise, Jr. High School

Walter Johnson High School                                                        DuVal High School

John F. Kennedy High School                                                       Eleanor Roosevelt High School

Col. Zadock Magruder High School                                            Frederick Douglass High School

Richard Montgomery High School                                             Friendly High School

Northwest High School                                                                  Gwynn Park High School

Northwood High School                                                                High Point High School

Paint Branch High School                                                              International High School at Largo

Poolesville High School                                                                  Largo High School

Quince Orchard High School                                                        Laurel High School

Rockville High School                                                                      Oxon Hill High School

Seneca Valley High School                                                            Potomac High School

Sherwood High School                                                                   Surrattsville High School

Springbrook High School                                                               Tall Oaks High School

Watkins Mill High School

Wheaton High School

Thomas S. Wooton High School

Symposium dates: March 28, 2020

Get Involved & Request Application Materials

Shelley Frey

The Maryland JSHS is Sponsored and Administered by:

The Patuxent Partnership

Barbara Ives, Regional Director
Grant Manager

The Patuxent Partnership