The Connecticut Science Fair completed its 75th year of service to the youth of Connecticut in 2023. This program is the result of the generosity of the more than 100 local corporations, government and nonprofit organizations that present over 300 awards each year to provide the valuable recognition and encouragement these students deserve for their efforts.

[box type=”info” style=”rounded” border=”full”]The Fair depends on financial support and our volunteers. Please consider a Corporate Sponsorship, Individual Donation, or Volunteering[/box]

Our activity directs all funds towards fair operation, student awards, and all expense paid trips to the International Science and Engineering Fair, ISEF. It is entirely staffed by volunteers.

[box type=”info” style=”rounded” border=”full”]Please review our 2020 Annual Report HERE.[/box]

Recent Accomplishments

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  • More than 12,000 projects were developed by Connecticut 7th through 12th grade students In competitions leading to our Fair.
  • 578 students,  326 female and  246 male, from  115 schools and regional fairs presented a total of  452 projects at our State Fair held virtually March 9-14.
  • 361 awards and scholarships having a total value of$225,000 were presented at the 2020 State Fair.  99 award sponsors including professional societies, businesses, colleges, individual contributors, Fair alumni, and Fair funding made this outstanding program possible.