Want to get you or your class started
The deadline for entry form submission
is Oct. 1st! Complete the form on our
Entry Form page to register and
receive your materials.
The Rules page includes all of the rules
you need to know before you begin
growing your crystals. It also includes a
rubric outlining the judging criteria and
the grading scheme.
For tips on growing large single
crystals, click on the Crystal Growing
tab to view our crystal growing guide,
complete with tips and tricks from
professional crystallographers Dr.
Jason Benedict of the University at
Buffalo and Dr. Ilia Guzei of the
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Be sure to check out our sponsors page
for more information on the great
people and companies who have made
this contest possible.