September 21, 2018

Volunteer at Golden Gate Invitational

Calling all Science Olympiad alumni!

Student organizations from Berkeley and Stanford are joining forces to co-host the third annual Golden Gate Science Olympiad Invitational Tournament! This competition will be hosting over 1,000 students and staff from across the country, and we need qualified test writers, proctors, general volunteers and event supervisors to join us! Our numerous volunteers have always been essential to the success of the tournament. The tournament will be on February 9th, 2018 at UC Berkeley. Sign up via these registration forms by Friday, October 5th at 11:59 PM if you are interested in being an event supervisor or on the test committee and we’ll reach out to you personally within a few weeks with more information. Please tag anyone you know who would be interested in the comments!

Event Supervisor/Test Committee Interest Form
General Volunteer Interest Form

September 17, 2018

Payment Instructions

The registration fee per team is $150, and should be paid via PayPal through Scilympiad or via check made out to “Golden Gate Science League” and mailed to:

Kevin Meng
℅ Golden Gate Science League
1935 Addison St. Apt #206
Berkeley, California 94704

The registration fee is nonrefundable, except at the discretion of the tournament coordinators or in the unforeseen event of tournament cancellation. Receipts will be included in coaches’ packets to be distributed the day of competition. (Any requests for receipts to be mailed earlier should be made to

The Golden Gate Invitational may also feature custom t-shirts for sale to competitors like last year! Teams may pre-order t-shirts using a separate t-shirt form available after registration.

Other documents, including waivers and liability releases, will be distributed to participating teams shortly after registration. Further tournament details, including the schedule and logistics, are on their way as well!

Please don’t hesitate to reach out with any questions or concerns at We’re so excited to welcome you to our campus!

September 10, 2018

Registration Announcement and Tournament Policies

Update: Registration is now full. You may still sign up here to be placed on the waitlist.

Hello from Golden Gate Science Olympiad! Every year we host a Science Olympiad invitational and this year it will be held on February 9th, 2019 at the University of California, Berkeley. Take a moment to visit our website here. Our team is comprised of Science Olympiad alumni at UC Berkeley and Stanford University. Our goal is to continue to run a competitive, fun tournament based on our collective experience in competing, event supervision, and tournament logistics. Last year, we welcomed a total of 50 teams, results can be found here, from as far as Hawaii and Pennsylvania. Invitational trips are a great way to boost team bonding, get students excited about competition, and encourage the team to get started early in their preparations. If you have any interest or questions about the Golden Gate Invitational tournament, please don’t hesitate to reach out via email! We highly recommend making it out to our invitational for an unforgettable experience.

Registration for our tournament this year is different and can be found here. We are using a new platform Scilympiad, that encompases not only school registration and sign ups, but also awards results and so much more. Instructions for this new platform are as follows:
    1. As a coach you will sign up and fill out the necessary contact information.
    2. Once you have successfully logged in, navigate to coaches -> school registration and fill out your School Name, District, and Division

Registration fee for this year will be the same, $150 per team registered.
Registration time for this year will be September 17th at 12:00 PM PST.

Click here for our eligiblity and registration policies.
Click here for payment instructions

If you have any questions or concerns feel free to reach out to us via email at

Golden Gate Science Olympiad

    Golden Gate Science Olympiad is run by Golden Gate Science League, a California 501(c)(3) nonprofit.

    Questions? Interested in sponsoring? Joining us as a student at Stanford or UC Berkeley next year? Shoot us an email to get involved with our team!

    Science Olympiad invitational run by UC Berkeley and Stanford University students. Coming 2019.