TWU Science Fair registration under way

1/12/16

Registration for the 27th annual Texas Woman’s University Science Fair currently is under way. All students in public, private, parochial and home schools in kindergarten through ninth grade are invited to participate in the science fair, which will take place Saturday, April 9 on the TWU Denton campus. 

The entry fee is $10 per student, and the registration deadline is March 31. For more information or to register, visit www.twu.edu/arts-sciences/science-fair/ or contact Anna Ryan at (940) 898-3325 or aryan1@twu.edu

Each entry will be judged on scientific ability, clarity, skill, thoroughness and creative ability. All participants will be awarded a ribbon. First- and second-place trophies will be awarded for the “Best in Grade” top two outstanding projects in each grade K-8. “Best in Class” trophies will be awarded to the projects judged best in the lower elementary division (grades K-3), the upper elementary division (grades 4-6) and the junior division (grades 7-8). The “Best Group” trophies will be awarded to the best group project in the lower and upper elementary divisions. Each student will receive a ribbon placing their project as Outstanding, Excellent, Commendable or Honorable Mention. 

The TWU Science Fair is designed to raise interest and involvement in mathematics and science for area youth, as well as recognize and commend local scientific talent and hobby pursuits.

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