The 2014 Northern California Western Nevada
Jr. Science and Humanities Symposium

Group from 2013

March 6-8, 2014

Hosted by:
The University of Nevada Reno

Lodging will be at:
Circus Circus Reno Hotel,
500 North Sierra Street
Reno, NV

Activities will be provided by: The University of Nevada Reno, The Nevada Mining Association, and The Desert Research Institute


JSHS is a three-day event which is held annually on a university campus, and provides high school students with the opportunity to:

There are two components to the Symposium: Group from 2013

  1. All students participate in all symposium activities
  2. Students who wish to present their research will do so to an audience of high school students and teachers, and a panel of judges. Winners will receive regional and national scholarships and attend the National Jr. Science and Humanity Symposium in Washington D.C. April 23 – 27, 2014

Those who wish to present a paper, please review the complete Student section of this site.

The Northern California Western Nevada Junior Science and Humanities Symposium is a program of the San Francisco Bay Area Science Fair, Inc. and is co-sponsored by:

The Regional JSHS is supported by the following:

The Academy of Applied Science through the Research Offices of the Army, Navy, and Air Force
Chevron Corporation
Oracle Corporation
Vector Laboratories
Pacific Gas and Electric Company
The Alexander and Baldwin Foundation
Bishop Manogue High School, Reno, NV
Roger and Claudia Martin
Richard and Shannon Merrill
Esther Rice
George and Elisabeth Skou
James and Lia Whitehead

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