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Apply to be a Judge at the City-wide fair on Friday, March 17, 2017. Applicaions here.

Judging information, schedule and rubrics are here.

Photos students DOING their projects are here.
Welcome to the Chicago Public Schools Student Science Fair, Inc. Website. 
The 2017 theme is
2017 is the 67th year of the Chicago Student Science Fair.  The Fair will take place at the Museum of Science and Industry in Chicago from March 16 to March 19, 2017.

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, mathematics, or technology. The information on this website will be taken from the 2016 Science Fair handbook (when available). This information should be read carefully and thoroughly by the student and the teacher. Planning and selection of a 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 project, the participant may exhibit his/her project at the local school science fair. If successful, the participant may move on to a Chicago Public Schools Regional Fair. From this level, the project may be chosen for exhibit at the Citywide Chicago Public Schools Student Science Fair held at the Museum of Science and Industry.   more...

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