CSF Calendar

Feb
15
Thu
2018
Last Day for Projects from School Competitions to Register
Feb 15 all-day

Students from school competitions must submit their online registration and have mailed their signed release forms.

Mar
1
Thu
2018
Abstracts Submission Deadline
Mar 1 all-day

A 250 word or less abstract describing your research and highlighting your results. Submission is done online starting here.

Mar
12
Mon
2018
Urban School Challenge Preliminary Judging Interviews
Mar 12 @ 11:30 am – 6:30 pm

Cancelled for 2017 due to weather date change

Judging, registration, project setup and display rules and safety inspection will take approximately 1 to 1-1/2 hours  depending on your time of arrival. Interviews are optional but highly recommended.

Project Check-In/Set-Up- Gymnasium/Recreation Center
Mar 12 @ 12:30 pm – 8:30 pm

12:30 pm – 7:00 pm  Project Check-In in Recreation Center

12:30 pm – 7:30 pm  Project Setup in Recreation Center Doors Close at 7:30 pm

1:00 pm – 5:00 pm Science Demonstration in Recreation Center

Mar
13
Tue
2018
Preliminary and Special Awards Judging
Mar 13 @ 8:45 am – 1:45 pm

Preliminary judging for all categories except the Urban School Challenge (that takes place during Tuesday setup). Continental breakfast 7:30-8:45 am, Judges Luncheon 11:30 am -12:30 pm

Mar
14
Wed
2018
Finalist Judging Interviews
Mar 14 @ 8:30 am – 1:15 pm

Judges continental breakfast 7:30 – 8:45 am. Judges briefing 8:45 – 9:00 am. Judging interviews 9:00 am-1:15 pm Judges luncheon 11:30 am – 1:30 pm

Parents/Advisors Hospitality Suite- 8:30 am – 1:00 pm

Finalist Lunch 1:15 – 2:15 pm (Finalists may leave after judging.)

 

Mar
15
Thu
2018
School Group Visits- View Projects and View Science Demonstrations
Mar 15 @ 9:00 am – 2:00 pm
Project Pickup
Mar 15 @ 2:00 pm – 7:30 pm

Project pickup in Recreation Center. Finalists, please leave your projects until Saturday morning.

Public Viewing Viewing and Project Pickup
Mar 15 @ 2:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Mar
17
Sat
2018
Project Pickup
Mar 17 @ 8:30 am – 12:00 pm

Project pickup in Recreation Center. Finalists, please leave your projects until Saturday morning.

Middle School Finalist Awards Ceremony
Mar 17 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am

Presentation of awards to the Middle School Finalists.

Special Awards Ceremony
Mar 17 @ 10:30 am – 11:45 am

For recipients of special awards. (See Special Awards recipient listing – find link on homepage.)

High School Finalist Awards Ceremony
Mar 17 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm

Awards presentation for all high school finalists that were called to be present at Thursday

Oct
30
Tue
2018
Last Day to Submit School Registration
Oct 30 all-day

To be eligible , schools must register by October 30 and deadline dates for project registration. See School Registration.

Oct
31
Wed
2018
Last Day for Non-School Affiliated and Home School Students to Register
Oct 31 all-day

Students from schools not affiliated with the fair and home school students can register directly. See Project Registration.

Nov
30
Fri
2018
All High School Students Must Register
Nov 30 – Dec 1 all-day

High school students must register with the state fair as soon as they select their topic and no later than December 1. See Project Registration

Dec
1
Sat
2018
Non-EZ Path Middle School Project Registration Deadline
Dec 1 all-day

All middle school Non-EZ path projects that could possibly be chosen by their school to compete, must submit their completed online registration.

Mar
1
Fri
2019
Abstracts Submission Deadline
Mar 1 all-day

A 250 word or less abstract describing your research and highlighting your results. Submission is done online starting here.

Oct
30
Wed
2019
Last Day to Submit School Registration
Oct 30 all-day

To be eligible , schools must register by October 30 and deadline dates for project registration. See School Registration.