Timeline for the 2014 Flame Challenge


Nov. 11: Last day to vote on this year’s Flame Challenge question

Early December: 2014′s Flame Challenge question is announced

Feb. 28, 2014: Last day for schools to register for The Flame Challenge
-Schools may join after this date, but there is no guarantee.

studentjudge_6Dec.-Feb. 28: Scientists answer the Flame Challenge question

March 1: Last day for Scientists to submit answers

Feb. 10-April 15: Students judge the answers
-After screening by scientists, entries will be emailed to schools in batches

Late April: Voting on finalists begins
-Finalists will be posted on our Flame Challenge page. Students in judging schools will vote through their classes

April 30: Students discuss entries at the Worldwide Assembly
-Up to 10 judging schools will participate in this video-conference

May 7: Voting on finalists ends

Early June: Flame challenge winners announced at the World Science Festival