The Solano Science and Engineering Fair (SCSEF) is a fun competition based on scientific projects developed by students in Solano County. The objective of the fair is to spark student interest in science and engineering.
- High School (grades 9-12)
- Middle School (grades 6-8)
- Elementary School (grades 3-5)
- Life Science
- Physical Science
- Product Testing
- Prototype Development (non-experimental)
WHO MAY ENTER?
Any student enrolled in grades 3-12 in a public, private, or parochial school in Solano County may enter. Homeschooled students are also eligible to enter. Entries may be individual or group (up to only two per group) consisting of experiments only.
ENTRY FORM DEADLINE: Tuesday, February 23, 2024 | by 3:00 p.m.
All entry applications must be submitted online or at the Solano County Office of Education. Faxed copies are accepted (Attn: Lilibeth Pinpin at 707-863-4174). No late entries will be accepted.
PROJECT SUBMISSION DEADLINE: Monday, March 11, 2024 | 2:30 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
All entrants must bring their projects to McCormack Hall, located at the Solano County Fairgrounds.
SCIENCE PROJECT EXHIBITION, ENGINEERING CHALLENGE & STEAM EXHIBITORS’ SHOWCASE: Thursday, March 14, 2024 | 4:00 p.m. to 5:45 p.m.
AWARDS CEREMONY: Thursday, March 14, 2024 | 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
Friends, family and community members are welcome.
Participants’ investigative science and engineering projects will be reviewed and judged by representatives from various universities.
Top middle and high school winners in this competition will be eligible to enter the California State Science and Engineering Fair in April 2024.