Wichita Regional Science & Engineering Fair

Thank you to all of the students and judges who participated in the 2022 Wichita Regional Science & Engineering Fair!

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Divisions and Guidelines

Division I   • Grades 9 -12
Division II  • Grades 6 – 8
Division III • Grades 4 – 5
Division IV • Grades K-3, pre-ISEF

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

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The Wichita Regional Science & Engineering Fair is open to all students in grades K-12* from the following counties:

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


* K-3 students are not eligible for State Science Fair qualifications


    Schedule and Registration Fees

    Entry fees are $10 per student Grades K-3 and $15 per student Grades 4-12.

    Entry forms are due February 15, 2022. Entry fees are due upon registration.

    The 2022 entry categories are:

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

    Additional Forms

    Some projects may also require additional forms and are available here

    Additional Forms

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

    Affiliated with Kansas State Science and Engineering Fair
    Please contact us at [email protected] or 316.660.0620 with any questions.

    Interested in being a judge in 2023?


    We are looking for a few good judges for the Wichita Regional Science & 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.


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