About The New York State Science Olympiad, Inc. (NYSSO)

The New York State Science Olympiad, Inc. (NYSSO) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization dedicated to improving the quality of science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) education.

NYSSO promotes precollege students’ interest in STEM in New York State.

NYSSO has developed and conducts 23 Regional and 2 State Science Olympiad Tournaments at the middle (Division B), and high school (Division C) grade levels.

NYSSO provides training and support for students and teachers in connection with Science Olympiad’s activities and tournaments.

Information from articles and studies that have measured the impact of Science Olympiad on students may be seen here.