BioME Student Showcase on April 27, 2022 at Cloudport CoWorking MultiSpace in Portland, ME
An opportunity for Maine high school and college students to show off their passion for life science, and present their research for a chance to win cash and academic prizes. The goal of this event is to support innovation and commercialization of student ideas in Maine, as well as connect current students with potential future employers and entrepreneurial resources in the state. Application deadline extended to April 7, 2022.
2:00-2:30PM Registration & Poster Setup
2:30-4:00PM High School Poster Competition – Maine BioGENEius Challenge
4:00-5:00PM Coffee/Snack Break & High School BioGENEius Challenge Winners Announcement
5:00-6:00PM College Fast-Pitch Competition
6:00-7:00PM College Fast-Pitch Winners Announcement & Mini Reception
BioME Student Showcase features TWO competition categories: (1) high school students (grades 9-12) and (2) college students (undergraduate and graduate). Students must be enrolled in Maine educational institutions to participate. Judges for the BioME Student Showcase include Maine scientists, entrepreneurs, academia and start-up/commercialization experts.