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Learn more about Broadcom MASTERS

Broadcom MASTERS (Math, Applied Science, Technology and Engineering Rising Stars), is the premier science and engineering competition for middle school students.

SSP affiliated science fairs around the country nominate the top 10% of 6th, 7th and 8th grade participants to enter this prestigious competition. After submitting the online application, 300 semifinalists are selected and 30 finalists present their research projects and compete in team hands-on STEM challenges to demonstrate their skills in critical thinking, collaboration, communication and creativity. Winners of the 2015 Broadcom MASTERS were announced on October 6.

Learn more about the process on our FAQ page.

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2016 Dates

June 15, 2016, 8:00 PM ET
Broadcom MASTERS 2016 Application closes

September 6, 2016, 12:00 PM ET
Semifinalists Announced

September 20, 2016, 12:00 PM ET
Finalists Announced

October 27- November 2, 2016
Broadcom MASTERS finals week competition

October 29, 2016, 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM ET
Broadcom MASTERS Science and Engineering Project Showcase

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Broadcom Foundation and Society for Science & the Public announced the top winners at the fifth annual Broadcom MASTERS finalists on October 6.
Broadcom Foundation and Society for Science & the Public announced the fifth annual Broadcom MASTERS finalists on September 2.
Broadcom MASTERS International provides a unique opportunity for select middle school students from around the world to gather at the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair.  Onsite at this global event, they have a specialized program for this small group to experience science together. 

Exploring project based learning

Broadcom supports project based learning to encourage students to enter STEM careers.

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