OCSEF Journal

Announcing: The 2021 Special Awards

OCSEF announces 22 special awards to be given at the 66th Annual Orange County Science & Engineering Fair by donors ...

The 66th Annual OCSEF: Registration is Now Open

It's registration week! Following a difficult year and after carefully following the news and developments surrounding COVID-19, the OCSEF committee ...

OCSEF 2021: Display Board Options

Download OCSEF Project Digital Template for optimizing your project presentation on the 2021 virtual platform. With our decision to hold ...

Introduction to Research and Engineering Design: How to Start an Engineering Design Project

Passion and imagination are two secret ingredients to make a successful engineering design project. We turned to Mr. David Hartman ...

OCSEF is Looking For New Volunteers!

Join our effort to support STEM education in Orange County As OCSEF continues to grow in student, school, teacher and ...

How To Select A Topic For Your Science Fair Project

Dr. D. Helmeste, November 2020. Daiga Helmeste, PhD, is a well-established Psychiatry & Human Behavior, School of Medicine Professor and ...

The Affect of COVID-19 on Students’ Participation in Science Fair Projects

Do COVID-19 and the Safe at Home order affect students’ participation in science fair projects? According to Huy Pham, a ...

UCI School of Education Highlights OCSEF’s Mentor Match

University of California, Irvine (UCI) School of Education has highlighted OCSEF Mentor Match as one of their CalTeach programs, which ...

Top 5 Reasons To Do A Science Fair Project

Could there be a better time to do your science project than during COVID?! While you’re stuck at home, it ...

Orange County Elementary School Student Develops an App to Help Teenagers Deal With Anxiety

It's hard for teenagers to separate from their phones. But what if their phones could give them first aid when ...