Berkeley Science Bowl 2023

December 3, 2023 @ 9:00 am – 5:00 pm America/Los Angeles Timezone
College of Chemistry
CA 94720
$100 per team

Berkeley Science Bowl 2023 banner

The Berkeley Science Bowl Invitational returns in-person at UC Berkeley on Sunday, December 3rd.

Registration Has Opened for California High Schools! Only 36 spots available.

BSB Fall 2023 Registration Form!

Important Dates:

Registration Opens — October 8th

Registration Closes — October 29th

Payment Deadline — November 5th

Competition Day — December 3rd

Round-Robin followed by Double-Elimination


The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) National Science Bowl® (NSB) is a nationwide academic competition that tests students’ knowledge in all areas of science and mathematics. Teams of four students face-off in a fast-paced question-and-answer format, being tested on a range of science disciplines including biology, chemistry, earth and space science, physics, energy, and math.

Berkeley’s NSB invitational is held exclusively on the UC Berkeley campus, run by Berkeley students, and includes a unique energy division that tests knowledge on current research done at the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratories and on-campus UC Berkeley research labs!