Schedule of 2023 S.-T. Yau High School Science Award (North America)




May 15

Open for Registration

Team registration (1-3 members, and must be from the same school.);

Registration webpage:

May 15 -- August 20

Submit / update thesis

Deadline: 24:00 August 20 (EST).

Thesis can be updated during this period

August 21 -- October 31

Review thesis

November 18-19


USA regional presentations for all subjects

November 19

USA regional ceremony

6:00 PM on Sunday, Nov. 19 (EST).

December 2–3

(Sat, Sun)

The finals and awards ceremony

The finalists should give an oral defense of their theses in English.

Thesis defense will be hosted by the International Jury.

Location: Tsinghua University (Beijing)

December 3  (Sun)

Science forum

Public speeches

Location: Tsinghua University (Beijing)