Please read all of the following information carefully. These documents and registration forms are essential for your team to compete.  Montana Science Olympiad Tournament will be held on Friday, April 15, 2022.

Information for new coaches

Thanks to all coaches who participated New Coaches’ Presentation on Thursday, November 4, 2021. Science Math Resource Center shares the nuts and bolts of Montana Science Olympiad, how the program works, what tournament day is like, and how to get started building a team. Watch the video recording.  

MTSO School Registration

School membership/registration is OPEN!  A Varsity team is required before a school may have a JV team. MTSO Registration will close on March 14th. 

Division B (Grades 6-9)Registration!

Division C (Grades 9-12) Registration!

Science Olympiad Rules Manuals

Science Olympiad Rules Manuals are available. Download free 2022 Science Olympiad Rules Manuals

MTSO state tournament is for Division B (grades 6-9) and Division C (grades 9-12).  Each team can have at most 15 students, with limits on the number of 9th and 12th graders on each type of team.  

The rules for team membership, set by National Science Olympiad policy are available here:

Team Size & Grade Levels

Small Schools

Home, virtual, alternative & private school

MTSO School Registration Payment

Registration fees have the option to be paid by credit card.  Please register your team before paying.  An invoice will be sent.  Payments are due in the Science Olympiad Office by  Friday, March 18, 2022. 

Team registration fees can be paid online with a credit card or with a check (we will send an invoice after registration is complete).  There is no additional fee for using a credit card.

If you would like to pay by check,  please make check payable to:
Science Math Resource Center and send the check to 

Science Math Resource Center

Montana State University
412 Reid Hall
Bozeman, MT 59717

Registration Fees:

Division B (Grades 6-9)

  • $325 Varsity Team of 11-15 Students
  • $275 Varsity Team of 10 or Less Students
  • $200 JV Team (second team)

Division C (Grades 9 - 12)

  • $325 Varsity Team of 11-15 Students
  • $275 Varsity Team of 10 or Less Students
  • $200 JV Team (second team)

If you are on a deadline to use funds by a specific date, please use the online payment form or contact us so we can be sure your invoice or purchase order is dated appropriately.

Letter of support coaches can give to school leaders

Need a letter of support to show your school leaders the value of Science Olympiad? Here is one you can print out or download.


If you have any questions, please email us at [email protected].