Junior Innovator's Challenge

Division II (Middle school)

Highlights from Broadcom MASTERS 2022

The Thermo Fisher Scientific* Junior Innovators Challenge (JIC) is the nation’s premier STEM research

 competition for middle school students.  This year is the first year for this competition!  (The highlight video above is from its predecessor.  JIC will be similar.)

Thermo Fisher Junior Innovators Challenge  logo

JIC was previously known as the Broadcom MASTERS from 2010-2022, the Society For Science’s Middle School Program (2008), and the Discovery Channel Young Scientists Challenge (1999-2007).  The title has evolved along with the different sponsors. For more information visit - https://www.societyforscience.org/jic/.

* Thermo Fisher Scientific, an American supplier of scientific instrumentation, consumables, and software services, is the financial sponsor of JIC.