The Colorado BioGENEius Challenge is a competition for junior-senior high school students who are doing outstanding research in biotechnology. The 2021 CSEF will be held virtually. Grand Award Judging will be done April 8, 2021.

Entering the BioGENEius Challenge:

You must be a qualified participant in the statewide Colorado Science and Engineering Fair (CSEF).  The selected BioGENEius winner will be announced during the Awards Ceremony.  

How do I participate in the Colorado Science and Engineering Fair?

CSEF participants are invited from first place winners of regional Colorado science fairs. Information about CSEF and entry forms for the CSEF competition:   

How can I be considered for BioGENEius?

If you are participating in CSEF, you can apply online for consideration by April 1, 2020 and will be added to the special judging roster.

If selected, you must be available to attend the International BioGENEius Challenge during the 2021 Digital Biotechnology International Conference, June 10-11 & 14-18, 2021.


For information contact:

Meg John
Colorado Bioscience Institute