NMJAS - Registering projects

NMJAS – Registering projects

Student links General links Eligibility
  • Any New Mexico student in grades 6-12 is eligible – all public, private and home-school students.
  • Entires are limited to single individuals. Team projects require separate approval from the regional director.
  • Although the project need not be entered in a science fair, the paper must reflect actual ...
NMJAS 2022 Regional Competition Information

NMJAS 2022 Regional Competition Information

NMJAS links Regional and state competition information​ State DirectorLynn Brandvold
3 Wallys Way
Socorro, NM 87801
Phone (505) 720-3040
Email Lynn.Brandvold@nmt.eduManuscripts for state competition due 5:00 pm on March 18 and PowerPoint presentations are due by noon on March30. Email both to Lynn Brandvold.
Statewide oral competition date – April 1 (in-person unless circumstances change)
New Mexico ...
New Mexico Junior Academy of Science - 2021 State Winners

New Mexico Junior Academy of Science – 2021 State Winners

Congratulations to all of the students who presented their research at the New Mexico Junior Academy of Science competition. 1st Place – Aditya Kiran Koushik, La Cueva High School, Albuquerque
Designing a Monte Carlo python computer program to model random mutations across T-cell resistant sequences and hotspots in the SARS-CoV-2 spike ...
NMJAS Update

NMJAS Update

By Lynn Brandvold, NMJAS Director ​The American Academy of Science (AJAS) is an Honor Society for students who have done outstanding scientific research projects and is a program of the National Association of Academies of Science (NAAS) of which NMAS is a member. AJAS meets annually in conjunction with the ...
Call for Judges

Call for Judges

NMAS sponsors the New Mexico competition for the Junior Academy of Science – a research paper competition designed to enrich the communication aspects of scientific research. This year, all competitions will be held virtually, mostly in March. ​Are you able to judge? Details of the competition and dates can be ...
2021 NMJAS Scientific Paper Competition

2021 NMJAS Scientific Paper Competition

One of our signature programs is the NM Junior Academy of Science paper competition. Students in grades 6-12 write a scientific paper and present their research with an oral PowerPoint. Students must complete research, but Science fair participation is not required. This year (like last year), the competition will be ...