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The 2017 TWU Science Fair will take place Saturday, April 8, 2017!!!
Registration will open January 6, 2017.

The TWU Science Fair is presented by the College of Arts and Sciences and the Chemistry and Biology departments. The Science Fair provides a venue for showcasing young talent, hard work, creativity, and achievement in the scientific field. Students receive valuable feedback on their science projects and compete within their grades and age groups for trophy prizes. All students are awarded ribbons for their efforts.

This event is open to all students in public, private, parochial, and home school students in grades K-8.

Science Fair 2016

Click to view the 2016 Science Fair Photo Album on Flickr!


Registration for the TWU Science Fair will open on January 6, 2017. All application must be received by Friday, March 31st at 5:00 p.m.

Rules & Procedures


The 27th annual TWU Science Fair took place on Saturday, April 9th, 2016 from 8:30 am - 6:00 pm, in two sessions (a morning session for K-3 and an afternoon session for 4-8). As of 2016, participants must be present at both check-in and the awards ceremony in order to be eligible for any awards or raffle prizes.

Morning Session: Kindergarten - 3rd Grade

7:45 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. Check-in & Exhibit Set-up

9:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. Student Activities and Tours

11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. KEM Club Magic Show

12:00 p.m. - 12:45 p.m. Awards Assembly

12:45 p.m. - 1:15 p.m. Project Viewing

1:15 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. Project Pick-up (All Morning Session projects must be picked up by 2:00 p.m.)

Afternoon Session: 4th - 8th Grade

2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. Check-in & Exhibit Set-up

3:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Student Activities and Tours

4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. KEM Club Magic Show

5:00 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. Awards Assembly

5:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. Project Viewing

6:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. Project Pick-up (All Afternoon Session projects must be picked up by 6:30 p.m.)


  • TWU Campus Map
    Pioneer Hall on the TWU Denton Campus
  • TWU Parking Map
    Areas marked "Black" or All Decal Parking permissible - Science Fair located in Pioneer Hall, Building 79 on TWU maps


Anna Ryan, Project Coordinator or 940.898.3325

Additional Information

page updated 10/10/2016 10:22 AM

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