Eligibility for the PJAS State Competition is based on a students participation and award at the Regional Competition.
Participant Eligibility: Students who have received First Awards for the Regional Competition are eligible to attend the State Competition.
Project Eligibility: Students entering the State Competition must present the same project they presented at the Regional Competition. However, students may continue to improve their projects by collecting more data, deepening their analysis,etc.
Presentation Eligibility: When giving their presentation at the State Competition, students must abide the same guidelines as used for the Regional Competition. Please take the time to read the sections on Presentation Eligibility and General Notes on the Use of Audiovisuals on the Rules & Eligibility page. For more specific presentation guidelines for Computer Sciences, Mathematics and Science Presentations, please refer to the Presentation Guidelines page.