(Click on the category of
interest to get its description.)
Effective beginning with the 2012-2013
Science Fair there is a new option of doing a
design project rather than an experimental
Click here for
a comparison of the experimental vs. design
here to go to a complete list of category
IN THESE CATEGORIES MAY NEED AN ENDORSEMENT(S).
See the appropriate sections of this site for
** WHEN A CONTROL GROUP IS NOT POSSIBLE, A COMPARISON
AMONG TRIALS IS ACCEPTABLE.
For projects conducted in a university, hospital or
research laboratory under the supervision of a Doctor,
Professor or Scientist, endorsement(s) and supporting
documents are NOW DUE NOVEMBER 11, 2019. All other
endorsements must be submitted in duplicate by November 17, 2019.
MUST be made PRIOR to experimentation in order to
ensure the safety of the test subject(s) and/or the
scientist. The project plans are reviewed by
the Scientific Review Committee and, if safe, the
endorsement is granted and the experiment may be
carried out. Permission to carry out an
experiment CANNOT be given to one that has already