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2017-18 Science and Engineering Fair Important Dates

Date Activity/Event Location/ Time
Open NOW!

Closes: Friday, November 17, 2017 5:00PM
SCHOOL Registration Online
Opens: Friday, December 1, 2017

Closes: Friday, February 9, 2018
STUDENT Registration Online student registration
Friday, March 9, 2018 PROJECT Set-up Santa Cruz County Fairgrounds
2601 East Lake Avenue
Watsonville, CA 95076

2:00pm - 6:00pm
Saturday, March 10, 2018 Science and Engineering Fair
Interview and
Judging of Projects
Santa Cruz County Fairgrounds
Primary (K-3) & Elementary (4-5)

Junior (6-8) & Senior (9-12)

Open to Public 5:00-7:00pm
Saturday, March 10, 2018 PROJECT pick-up 1 day only

(No Project Pick-up on Sunday)
Santa Cruz County Fairgrounds

7:00pm - 9:00pm
Monday, March 19, 2018 Science & Engineering Fair Awards Ceremony Santa Cruz Civic Auditorium
307 Church Street
Santa Cruz, CA 95060

7:00pm - 9:00pm
May 13 - 18, 2018 International Science & Engineering Fair
(For the top Senior Division project only)
Pittsburgh, PA
Spring 2018 (TBD) California State Science Fair
(For qualifying Junior & Senior division students only)
California Science Center
Los Angeles, CA