High School Competition/Judging Criteria
For the iGEM jamboree judges will use the following guidelines to judge each team.
This prize will be based on what your lab accomplishes for the field of synthetic biology. Synthetic biology is a field of collaboration between labs. Each lab submits new parts or identifies existing biological parts, these parts will be added to the growing registry. If your lab produces a new part, identifies existing parts, or alters an existing part your lab will receive a standard based on your work.
The judges can award a special prize to a team. The specials are:
Best poster Best presentation Best natural biobrick Best biobrick assembly Best Wiki
There will also be awards that can be created and given by the teams!!
All teams participating in iGEM will have to declare a track for their project. The tracks for the high school division are the same for the collegiate division. They are:
Environment Food and Energy Foundational Advance Health/Medicine Information Processing Manufactoring New Application Software
At the end of the presentations and the poster judging the judges will choose teams as finalists. During the jamboree the finalist will present and the judges will choose the grand winner of the jamboree.