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2017 Fair Sponsors Announced

We recognize in our Sponsors section the organizations and individuals which provided the funds that enable us to exhibit and recognize the efforts of the participants.


2017 Awards Ceremony at Uptown Theatre in Richland

The awards ceremony for the 2017 Mid-Columbia Science Fair will be held on Saturday, March 11, 2017 at 1:00pm at the Uptown Theatre in Richland, WA.


2017 Fair Day Approaching - Important Reminders for Participants

The Mid-Columbia Science Fair will be held on March 9th, 2017 at the Columbia Center Mall.  As Fair Day approaches, all participants are reminded to review the Mid-Columbia Science Fair and International Science and Engineering Fair rules.  Students/teachers are reminded:

2017 Fair Dates Set

The dates for the 2017 Mid-Columbia Science & Engineering Fair have been set.  Projects will be on display Thursday, March 9th through Saturday, March 11, 2017 at the Columbia Center Mall, Kennewick, WA.  All students and projects must be present for judging by 9AM on Thursday March 9, 2017.  Judging will take place in two rounds, with lunch in between.  Special awards judging will take place throughout the day.  Additional information will be posted to the Schedule & Maps page as it becomes available.



2016 Fair Registration Deadline: 3/1/2016

Students, teachers, and parents.  Projects and paperwork for this year's Mid-Columbia Science Fair will be accepted until Tuesday, March 1, 2016.  Student paperwork must be mailed/delivered to the Fair Director by this deadline; Teachers/Schools may set earlier timelines to ensure students are registered.

Additional information:

2016 Fair SRC/IRB Deadline 2/12/2016

Students and teachers are encouraged to use the ISEF "Rules Wizard" as soon as a project is selected to ensure time for any required reviews.  The Scientific Review Committee (SRC) and Institutional Review Board (IRB) play an important part in maintaining the integrity and safety of the fair.  All projects requiring SRC and/or IRB approvals must submit their projects for review, no later than February 12, 2016.  Additional information can be found on the Scientif

New Website Available

The Mid-Columbia Science Fair's website has been completely rebuilt to better serve fair participants, teachers, and volunteers.