Register now for 2016-17
Save big with early bird registration. From now through our extended deadline of October 5, you can register for all programs at last year's prices. Global Issues Problem Solving, Community Problem Solving, and Scenario rates (including the new Scenario Presentation competition) will rise on October 6. Register
TJ to host 2017 State Bowl
Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology in Alexandria will host this year's state bowl. U.S. News and World Report has ranked TJ as the fifth best high school and the third best STEM school in America. Thomas Jefferson has won many FPS state titles and hosted the Virginia bowl in 1999. This year's bowl will be held on the weekend of March 31 - April 1.
Topics for the 2016-17 Competitive Season
......Practice Problem 1 - Educational Disparities - deadline: October 8
......Practice Problem 2 - It's All in the Genes - deadline: December 10
......Qualifying Problem - 3D Printing - deadline: February 4
......State Bowl - Identity Theft - March 31 - April 1
The 2017 International Conference topic will be announced in March.
For their scenario topic next year, Scenario Writers and Scenario Performance participants may choose Energy of the Future instead of one of the topics listed above.
International CmPS winners from Westmoreland County, Virginia
Future Problem Solving of Virginia
Practice Problem 1 Postmark Deadline: October 8