Regional Science & Engineering Fair

Check out the future scientists and engineers!

Take a look at student projects at the 9th annual Wichita Regional Science and Engineering Fair Friday, Feb. 16, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Registration is now closed!

The Wichita Regional Science and Engineering Fair features three divisions:

Division I (Grades 9 -12)
Division II (Grades 6 - 8)
Division III (Grades 4 - 5)

All entries must follow the guidelines for the International Science and Engineering Fair (ISEF).

The Wichita Regional Science and Engineering Fair is open to all students in grades 4-12.

Eligible Counties

  • Barber
  • Butler
  • Chase
  • Cowley
  • Edwards
  • Greenwood
  • Harper
  • Harvey
  • Kingman
  • Marion
  • McPhearson
  • Pratt
  • Reno
  • Rice
  • Saline
  • Sedgwick
  • Sumner
  • Stafford

2018 Entry Categories

  • Animal Science
  • Behavioral/Social Sciences
  • BioChemistry
  • BioMedical and Health Sciences
  • BioMedical Engineering
  • Cellular/Molecular Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Computational Biology and BioInformatics
  • Earth and Environmental Science
  • Embedded Systems
  • Energy: Chemical
  • Energy: Physical
  • Engineering Mechanics
  • Environmental Engineering
  • Materials Science
    Mathematics
  • Microbiology
  • Physics and Astronomy
  • Plant Sciences
  • Robots and intelligent Machines
  • Systems Software
  • Transitional Medical Science

Consumer Science has been removed as a category.

Descriptions of the above categories can be found here.

2018 Schedule

8:00 a.m.             Check-in and project set up
9:00 a.m.             Judging
11:30 p.m.           Lunch breaks
12:30 p.m.           Judging
2:00 p.m.             Project Removal
2:30 p.m.             Special Showing of Dream Big
3:15 p.m.             Awards Ceremony

Required Forms


All forms must be included in project notebooks for all projects.

* Entry form only required for notebooks if not completed digitally, Click the "Enter Now" button at the bottom of the page to enter online.

Some projects may also require additional forms and are available here.

Qualified Scientist Form (Form 2)

  • Risk Assessment Form (Form 3)
  • Human Participants and Informed Consent Form (Form 4)
  • Vertebrate Animal Form (5A and 5B)
  • Potentially Hazardous Biological Agents Form (Form 6A)
  • Human and Vertebrate Animal Tissue Form (Form 6B)

Additional helpful forms can be found here:

  • Checklist for Adult Sponsor/Safety Assessment Form (Form 1)
  • Student Checklist/Research Plan (Form 1A)

All projects are subject to review by a Scientific Review Committee. Revisions or rejection of project may be required upon recommendation by the Scientific Review Committee.

Affiliated with Kansas State Science and Engineering Fair.

More information about the Wichita Regional Science and Engineering Fair can be found here.

Please contact us at reservations@exploration.org or 316.660.0620 with any questions.

Interested in being a judge?

We are looking for a few good judges for the Wichita Regional Science and Engineering Fair!

Come share your expertise with local youth showing off their inventions and experiments!

Judges are requested to be at the Fair from 9 a.m. - 2 p.m. Lunch is provided.

Register Now