Welcome to the Sixth Penn Invitational

Science Olympiad at the University of Pennsylvania
(SOUP) is a student-run organization at Penn that organizes one of the most competitive college-sponsored Science Olympiad invitational tournaments in the country and mentors local middle school teams with the goal of spurring interest in STEM in students who might otherwise lack the opportunity.
 





 

Upcoming Dates


  • February 27th @ 6:30 PM - Results published

    March 2nd @ 12 PM - Online appeals and score inquiries due.



Announcements


Students can now take tests online.


Take Test using Login ID

We have a SOUP merch store!

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FAQ


When will registration open?
Registration is now closed for the 2022 invitational.

What is the registration fee?
The registration fee for this year is $75 per team. Philadelphia school district schools have their registration fees waived.

What will the tournament format be?
Please see the Tournament Info document on https://pennscienceolympiad.org/info/ for tournament format information.

Where can I find the event schedule?
Please see the Tournament Info document on https://pennscienceolympiad.org/info/ for tournament format information.

Will teams be allowed to write on tests?
This year, since our tournament will be virtual, we will be using scilympiad.org. Please submit your answers virtually through the website.

Will coaches be responsible for writing tests?
All tests will be written, reviewed, and proctored by Science Olympiad alumni.

Where can I find all of the necessary tournament information?
Please see the Tournament Info document on https://pennscienceolympiad.org/info/ for tournament format information.

When will the information document be released?
Please see the Tournament Info document on https://pennscienceolympiad.org/info/ for tournament format information.

Where can I find the forms that my students need to sign?
They are also located on the “Tournament Information” page under the “Tournament” tab. Photo and Liability waivers will need to be completed on a per student basis and submitted by the coach on the Scilympiad Coach Dashboard (under Compliance) as a single PDF file. Additional forms for coaches must be completed (see Tournament Info Document)

When will the tournament end?
The tournament ends on February 26 at 4 pm ET. The awards ceremony will begin at 4 pm ET on Sunday, February 27, 2022. Trophies and medals will be mailed to the winners.