Rules Clarifications/FAQs

Regional Competitions will follow the event descriptions in the current Rules Manual, and the Regional, State and National Rules Clarifications that are posted on this website. 

Aligning with National and State Science Olympiad, questions of the following type will not be answered: those that are already posted, what materials to use, how to build a device, if a device complies with the rules, what will be covered on a test, how to coach the event, test formats or types of test questions.

To submit a clarification request, click on Tournament -> Event clarification request. Questions must be directed toward the event rules. For general questions, not related to event rules, select Submit General Questions button. Answered clarifications will be posted on this website. New Rules Clarifications and General Questions submissions will close on 2/21/19.

Event-Specific Rule Clarifications     General QnAs