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College of Arts and Sciences

Middle & Elementary School Academy of Science

The South Carolina Middle and Elementary School Academy of Science is  sponsored by the South Carolina Academy.  The goal of the academy is to communicate science and mathematics through a variety of activities.

MESAS Mail-in contest

This contest challenges students with math and science questions that are answered by mail.   The contest is mailed to sponsors in January. The due date is in early March of each year. Each school has at least one winner and each student that enters the contest is recognized. Winners will be announced on the Arts & Sciences, Center for Science Education website. Past results are published in the SCJAS Newsletter in May/June. Schools will be asked to announce winners at one of their assemblies for students. Winners will receive honors certificates from the S.C. Academy of Science.

For more information contact:

Don Jordan, Executive Director SCAS/MESAS
Science Education Center
College  of Arts & Science
Coker Life Science Building, CLS 108, 715 Sumter Street
c/o Biology Department, 4th Floor CLS, UofSC 
Columbia SC, 29208
Phone (803) 777-7007
Email: Don Jordan   


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