Queensland Junior Physics Olympiad

26 June - 30 June, 2017

The details

Who: There are 48 places available for Year 10 students interested in science and mathematics, selecting the most enthusiastic students from schools from across Queensland and northern New South Wales.

When: Monday 26 - Friday 30 June, 2017.  Students will be required to arrive at The University of Queensland by 8:50am each day.  Students will depart at 5pm on the Monday, Wednesday and Friday, and at 8pm after the evening forums on the Tuesday and Thursday.

Where: St Lucia Campus, The University of Queensland.

Cost: $255.00 (including GST).

Includes all meals, programme materials and the highly coveted 2017 JPhO T-shirt.  Price does not include transport to and from JPhO or accommodation, which must be arranged by the applicant.

Accommodation during JPhO
JPhO is a non-residential programme; as such alternative accommodation may have to be arranged.  In addition to motels/hotels, it is possible to arrange accommodation at The University of Queensland’s colleges.  Information about accommodation at UQ can be found at www.accommodation.uq.edu.au. Please note that UQ’s colleges will require students to be accompanied by an adult guardian. 

Applications: Applications are due Friday 2nd May 2017. The application form is available on the JPhO "How to Apply" page.

Unfortunately, we don't have the resources to accept everyone who applies, so please include as much information as possible about your results in mathematics and science competitions, your interests and hobbies or any extra-curricular activities, as it may help your application. The most important thing we're looking for is enthusiasm for science!

Contact details:

Comments and queries can be sent to jpho@uq.edu.au