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The Peoples Gas Science Club Application, found here, is due SEPTEMBER 25, 2017

STEM Central for students and parents at CSU or NEIU is Saturday, SEPTEMBER 30, 2017. Information here.

Schools interested in participating in the 2018 
STEM Exhibition must submit a 'Letter of Intent' found here on or before NOVEMBER 1, 2017.

The 2018 STEM Exhibition Handbook is available here.

Photos of students DOING their research are here.
Welcome to the Website dedicated to the Chicago Public Schools Exhibition of Student Science, Technology, Engineering and/or Mathematics (STEM) Research. 
The 2018 theme is
2018 is the 68th year of the Chicago Exhibition of Student STEM Research.  The Exhibition will take place at the Museum of Science and Industry in Chicago from March 15 to March 18, 2018.

This Web site is designed to assist the student in the development of a research project, an essay, or a symposium paper in the areas of Science, Technology, Engineering and/or Mathematics (STEM). The information on this website will be taken from the 2018 STEM Exhibition handbook (when available). This information should be read carefully and thoroughly by the student and the teacher. Planning and selection of a STEM research project, the method of developing a scientific paper, and the adherence to safety requirements are explained in depth in this handbook.


If significant progress has been made on a  STEM investigation, the participant may exhibit his/her project at the local school  STEM Exposition. If successful, the participant may move on to a Chicago Public Schools Regional  STEM Exposition. From this level, the project may be chosen for exhibit at the Citywide Chicago Public Schools  STEM Exposition held at the Museum of Science and Industry.   more...

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