Missouri State University

Enter the Ozarks Science & Engineering Fair!

Competition Time and Place

March 29, 30, and 31, 2016
Hammons Student Center
Missouri State University
Entry Deadline: Friday, March 4, 2016

Students in grades 3 - 5 can enter the Elementary Fair; students in grades 6 - 12 can enter the competitive portion of the Fair.

Intel International Science and Engineering Fair (ISEF)

The Ozarks Science and Engineering Fair sends two Senior Grand Prize Award winners to the International Science and Engineering Fair.

May 8-13, 2016
Phoenix, AZ

How to Enter the Fair

  1. Generate an idea! See the list of content areas on the entry form. Students may work individually or in teams of up to three.
  2. Each entry needs a sponsor; this can be a teacher, parent. professor, or other community professional who will ensure student safety and make sure the student's research meets the Fair guidelines.
  3. Download and complete the OSEF Entry Form.
  4. Download and complete the appropriate ISEF Fair Forms (there is more information on these forms on the Fair Tips page; please read this information carefully!).
  5. Some projects require approval BEFORE you begin the experimentation phase of your project. The OSEF SRC meets the first Thursday after the 15th of the month, so plan accordingly.
  6. Submit ALL signed and completed forms (ISEF Fair Forms AND OSEF Entry Form) to OSEF no later than March 4, 2016
Contact Information
Michelle Norgren, Executive Director MichelleNorgren@missouristate.edu
Did You Know ...

You can donate to the Fair? The Fair survives on donations - everyone connected to the Fair is a volunteer, and all awards and expenses are provided through the generous donations of educational institutions, community organizations, local employers, and members of the public like you.  Contributions are given through the auspices of the Missouri State University Foundation, making them tax deductible.

If you would like to donate to the Fair and help fund awards, travel expenses for students attending the International Science & Engineering Fair, and overhead costs, you can do so by clicking the button below:

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Major Corporate Sponsors

The Ozarks Science & Engineering Fair would like to recognize the following major corporate sponsors: