Instructions for completing ISEF Form 6A

Follow the instructions and download all the required forms listed below complete electronically, print, sign, scan and upload with signatures dated accordingly. Pay attention to the common omissions and/or mistakes listed for each of the forms. 

Do not fill the forms on a browser. You must download and then complete electronically.


Must be Dated


Common Mistakes


Potentially Hazardous Biological Agents (PHBA) Risk Assessment

Projects using

microorganisms, recombinant DNA, human or animal blood, tissue or body fluids

BEFORE Experimentation

Start Date on ISEF Form 1A Item #7

 ONLY ONE form per Team.

Qualified Scientist or Designated Supervisor MUST complete the Item #’s 1, 2, and 3 in middle section.

UNC Charlotte SRC will complete the bottom section.

Missing Signature of the Qualified Scientist or Designated Supervisor

Incorrect Date(s) of Approval  - Must be BEFORE start of experimentation date on ISEF Form 1A Item #7