Former JSHS participants confirm that the significance and results of JSHS beyond scholarships and recognition. At regional and national symposia students and their teachers may…
Participate in a forum honoring exceptional work and encouraging personal and academic growth.
Interact with practicing researchers who offer a look beyond high school
to opportunities in post secondary education and to academic and career development in the sciences, engineering, and mathematics.
Develop higher-order thinking skills and
integrated learning across disciplines through the process of scientific inquiry, writing a scientific paper, and delivering a presentation -- all skills that will benefit future post
secondary and graduate pursuits.
Participate in a scientific conference, take field trips, and have their work published.
Gain self-confidence not only through the
experience of the research investigation but also through networking among participants of similar interests.