Northeast Indiana
Regional Science and Engineering Fair 

Serving students in Allen, Whitley, Miami, Adams, Kosciusko, Huntington, Wells, and Wabash Counties

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Thank you to our Regional Fair sponsors!

AQUA Indiana

The Ford Family


Huntington University

Parents (updated 1/10/24)


Letter to Parents Contact Information & Media Consent
Display rules Campus Map
.. *Photo Display approval form
(*complete this form only if a photo of a person OTHER than the student research appears on the display)

Event Schedules by Grade

Grades K-3
Grades 4-5
Grades 6-12

Parents, please read the Letter to Parents, Regional Fair Schedule, and Display Rules. Complete the Contact Information & Media Consent form and bring it with you to the Fair.

Only complete the Photo Display Approval Form if your child's display board includes a photo of someone under age 18 (including your own child!).

Please email the director at or call 260 481-6516 with any questions.


Important Dates for 2024 fair

August 8, 2023
- Teacher Registration opens. Register at
- SRC Pre-Experimentation Review opens.
   (Senior Division only) For projects that involve human subjects and animals

January 12, 2024
- Deadline for SRC Pre-Experimentation Review.
   (Senior Division only) For projects that involve human subjects and animals

February 9, 2024
- Teacher Registration deadline
- Student project registration deadline
 Register only the students who are advancing to NEIRSEF
   (All Divisions) On the SEFI web site, include: address, phone, grade, date of birth, project title, and category.
   Check the box to indicate whether your display needs electricity. Gender and ethnicity is optional but requested.

   (Junior Division - 6th-8th) In addition to the items above, complete the research plan and abstract
   (Senior Division) Complete the research plan and abstract and the appropriate ISEF forms. Contact us for help.

February 16, 2024
- Deadline for payment of Fair project registration fees. See "For Teachers" for details.

February 24, 2024
- Date of the 2024 Regional Fair (NEIRSEF)

April 6, 2024
- Hoosier Science and Engineering Fair, Indianapolis, IN

May 11-17, 2024
- Regeneron International Science and Engineering Fair, Los Angeles, CA


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