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The 27th Annual TWU Science Fair
Saturday, April 9, 2016
Register Now to Reserve your Place!

The TWU Science Fair is presented by the College of Arts and Sciences and the Chemistry and Biology departments. The Science Fair is an exciting community outreach event that 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 will be awarded ribbons for their efforts.

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

2015 TWU Science Fair

Download the 2016 Science Fair Flyer (.pdf)

Register for the 27th Annual Science Fair

 Registration Deadline: Thursday, March 31, 2016 at 5:00 p.m.

Step 1:

Fill out and submit the Science Fair 2016 Project Application Form online.

Step 2:

Submit your $10 entry fee (per participant) online:

  •  Online payments may be made here via credit card (fastest option).
  • Checks or P.O.s must be made payable to Texas Woman's University and mailed to TWU Science Fair | P.O. Box 425437 | Denton, TX 76204.

    • Please Note: If an invoice or W-9 is needed, contact aryan1@twu.edu. POs must be received prior to the Science Fair Registration Deadline. A $30 fee will be charged for ALL RETURNED CHECKS Including electronic/web checks TWU processes all eligible returned checks through the Denton County District Attorney’s Hot Check Division. There will be an additional charge assessed by the Denton DA.

Step 3: 

Have each participant's parent or guardian sign a Release Form and if necessary, a Live Vertebrate Animal Form. Submit the signed forms via one of the following methods:

  • E-mail to aryan1@twu.edu (fastest option)
  • Fax: (940) 898-3366
  • Mail: TWU Science Fair | P.O. Box 425437 | Denton, TX 76204

Important: All forms and payments must be submitted by 5:00 pm on Thursday, March 31st, 2016. You will receive a confirmation e-mail once all items have been received and processed. If you have questions about registration or have not received an email confirmation within 2 business days, please contact aryan1@twu.edu. Incomplete applications will not be processed.

Rules & Procedures

Schedule

The TWU Science Fair will take place 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.)

Location

  • 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

Contact

Anna Ryan, Project Coordinator
ARyan1@twu.edu or 940.898.3325

Additional Information

page updated 2/12/2016 4:43 PM

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