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About AzSEF 

The Arizona Science and Engineering Fair (AzSEF) is the state science fair for Arizona. Managed by Arizona Science Center, AzSEF brings together first-place winners from school, homeschool, district, county, and regional science fairs across Arizona to compete for thousands of dollars in prizes and scholarships. The Grand Award winners in the Senior Division from the state-level fair will be selected to compete at the Regeneron International Science and Engineering Fair (RISEF).


Mission Statement

The mission of the Arizona Science and Engineering Fair (AzSEF) is to support and provide guidance to students and teachers throughout Arizona to ensure the continued availability and vitality of this statewide celebration of scientific inquiry for the citizens of Arizona.


Important Dates

February 6, 2023 | Registration Opens
March 11, 2023 | Last day for a qualifying school, homeschool, district, or regional fair to be completed in order for students to register for AzSEF
March 15, 2023 | Registration Closes
March 30, 2023 | Check-in, Display & Safety Check, Final SRC approval for ALL Divisions
March 30, 2023 | Elementary Division Judging and Interviews
March 31, 2023 | Senior Division Judging and Interviews
March 31, 2023 | Public Day Event
March 31, 2023 | Awards Ceremony | 7:00 p.m.


Monthly School, District and Regional Fair Director Meetings

In addition to getting the most up-to-date information about AzSEF, join other school district, and regional science fair directors, in discussions about guidelines, procedures and best practices of hosting a science fair.
November 15, 2022 | 4:00 p.m.  5:00 p.m. Recorded Session
December 13, 2022 | 4:00 p.m.  5:00 p.m. Register Here
January 10, 2023 | 4:00 p.m.  5:00 p.m. Register Here
February 7, 2023 | 4:00 p.m.  5:00 p.m. Register Here
March 7, 2023 | 4:00 p.m.  5:00 p.m. Register Here


Thank You to Our AzSEF 2022 Sponsors

AZSEF Sponsors