Announcing: The 66th Annual Orange County Science & Engineering Fair

With COVID-19 still threatening to cancel the on-site fair, the OCSEF committee is preparing to have next year’s fair either on-site or online, as we carefully watch all the news and developments surrounding the global pandemic. OCSEF announces January 4th, 2021 as the opening day for project registrations. There are twenty award categories and an

The Winners of OCSEF 2020 are…

University High School and Villa Park High School are the big winners in the 65th Annual Orange County Science and Engineering Fair Awards, 2020. The winners in the 20 categories of the Orange County Science and Engineering Fair for 2020 have been announced! For the first time in the Fair’s history the fair was held

OCSEF Legacy: Jan and Richard Cannon (1964)

When Jan Burnett first signed up for the 1964 Orange County Science and Engineering Fair (OCSEF), she had no idea that she would meet her future husband there.  Because their last names were close together alphabetically, Jan Burnett’s and Richard Cannon’s projects were right next to each other at the state competition. The two spent