Upcoming Events at Virginia Institute of Marine Science
Feb 15, 2019 | 2:00 PM | Friday
Virginia Institute of Marine Science
Community: Newport News
The National Sciences Bowl (NOSB) is an academic competition and program that addresses a national gap in environmental and earth sciences in public education by introducing high school students to and engaging them in ocean science, preparing them for ocean science-rel
The Blue Crab Bowl (BCB) was among the inaugural NOSB contests in 1998. Up to sixteen Virginia high school teams meet each year, alternating between regional co-hosts Old Dominion University (even years) and the Virginia Institute of Marine Science (odd years). The winners of the Blue Crab Bowl go on to represent Virginia in the NOSB national finals generally held at one of the regional competition host sites.