(for all Research and Library submissions)

Thank you for your interest in the 2018 Pacific Symposium for Science & Sustainability (PS3)! PS3 serves as a regional competition for students to advance to the Junior Science and Humanities Symposium (JSHS), a national program funded by the United States Departments of the Army, Navy, Air Force and sponsored by the Academy of Applied Science. Five finalists will be selected from the regional PS3 competition held on Oahu in January to advance to the National competition in the Spring.

Please read our PS3 2018 Instructions for more information about applying for PS3 2018.

Please complete the registration form below to begin your application. Papers and Abstracts will not be accepted from students who fail to complete an application form. Registration will close on October 2, 2017 (now extended!).

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Required to review your submission. Include your teacher's NAME, PHONE NUMBER, and EMAIL in the space below.
I agree to submit my Abstract (MS Word or PDF) and Paper (PDF) via email to the Hawaii Academy of Science ( no later than November 1, 2017. *
If selected to present my paper, I agree to ONLY bring my presentation on a flash drive. NO handouts or demos are allowed. *
How many times have you competed in PS3?