Free Science Fair Resources

 

The internet is a great source of information. Here are some links to get you started:


100 Extremely Useful Search Engines for Science

http://www.onlinecollegecourses.com/2009/11/08/100-extremely-useful-search-engines-for-science/

 

American Psychological Association Guide to Psychological Research

http://www.apa.org/education/k12/science-fair.aspx

 

Archimedes Initiative

http://www.archimedesinitiative.org/

 

Energy Quest

http://www.energyquest.ca.gov/projects/index.html

 

Internet Public Library's Science Fair Project Resource Guide

http://www.ipl.org/div/projectguide/

 

Science Buddies:

http://www.sciencebuddies.org/science-fair-projects/project_guide_index.shtml?From=body

 

Science Fair Central

http://school.discoveryeducation.com/sciencefaircentral/

 

Science Fair Projects @ Nasa

http://www.hq.nasa.gov/office/hqlibrary/pathfinders/fairs.htm

 

 

Why a Science Fair - Student?

 

Why a Science Fair - Teacher?

 

Designing a Research Project

 

Writing Reports

 

Science Fair Displays

 

Statistics for Research

 

The following links are to zip files.  You may be behind a firewall that prevents you from downloading these files.  If so, please contact the OCSEF and we will provide an alternate link.

Additional Resources for Any Fair

 

Planning Report Writing

 

Getting Started - Organization

 

Dealing with Statistics

 

Safety Resources

 

 

 

Google Science Fair

The Google Science Fair is an annual online science fair open to young scientists ages 13-18 with ideas that might just change the world.

 

Intel® International Science and Engineering Fair

The Intel® International Science and Engineering Fair® (Intel ISEF) is the world's largest international pre-college science competition. More than 1,600 high school students showcase their independent research and compete for more than $4 million in awards.

 

Broadcom Masters

Students from grades 6 to 8 

 

California State Science Fair