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The Siemens Competition is committed to ensuring that all students have the knowledge and opportunity they need to apply for the Competition and to succeed! Please review the resources below and, as always, contact us at if your question is not answered here.

Student/Family Resources

The place for prospective Siemens Competitors and their families to find all the information necessary to demystify the entry process and set you up for success!

Competition Flyer (English)
Competition Flyer (Spanish)

Additional Resources:
Competition Guidelines (English)

Mentor Match

The following is a list of independent websites students can use to find a STEM professional who may be willing and able to serve as a mentor or a nonprofit group with mentoring services.

National Mentoring Partnership: Mentoring Connector external link
Million Women Mentors: external link
US 2020: external link
Grant Advocate: external link
MentorNet: external link
(Must be 18 years old to use this site)

Please note: The links above represent a third party interface, and we are simply providing a clearing house of resources for your consideration. Neither the Siemens Foundation nor Discovery Education endorse any mentoring program.*

Educator Resources

Resources to enable educators to share Competition information and empower their students to apply and succeed.

Educator Flyer (English)
Generic Competition Flyer (English)
Generic Competition Flyer (Spanish)

Partner Resources

A collection of resources tailored to our invaluable partners who help to spread the word and to make competing in the Siemens Competition a viable option for all students.

Competition Flyer (English)
Competition Flyer (Spanish)

* In no event shall Discovery Education, Inc., the Siemens Foundation, Siemens Corporation or any of its their respective affiliates or subsidiaries be liable for any damages, including but not limited to direct damages, lost or prospective profits or any other special, punitive, exemplary, consequential, incidental or indirect losses or damages (in tort, contract or otherwise) that arise from or are related to any student’s (i) use of the Siemens Competition website to utilize resources outside of the Siemens Competition website, including but not limited to the Mentor Matching Service or (ii) participation in the Mentor Marching Service. The students acknowledge that the Mentor Matching Service is a third party service and is not endorsed by Discovery Education, Inc., the Siemens Foundation or Siemens Corporation, and such parties bear no responsibility for any students use of such service.

The Siemens Foundation supports diversity and inclusion and encourages students of all backgrounds to participate in the Siemens Competition. Women and minorities are highly encouraged to apply.

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2017 Siemens Competition registration is now closed.

Academic Integrity

Competitors must demonstrate academic integrity. Read our policy about plagiarism and other violations.

Video Highlights

Siemens shieldView the 2016 Siemens Competition National Winners at the national competition in Washington, D.C. Click to view the list of winners. View National Finalist "Road to Regionals"