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Arizona Science & Engineering Fair


April 4-6, 2024
Mountain America Stadium
Tempe, AZ


Arizona Science and Engineering Fair Details

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).

2024 Event Flyer 

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 5, 2024
Registration Opens

March 9, 2024
Last day for a qualifying school, homeschool, district, or regional fair to be completed in order for students to register for AzSEF.

March 15, 2024
Registration Closes

April 4, 2024
Elementary & Junior Divisions - Check-in, Display & Safety Check, SRC Approval, Judging, and Interviews

April 5, 2024
Senior Division - Check-in, Display & Safety Check, SRC Approval, Judging, & Interviews

April 6, 2024
Awards Ceremony @ Arizona Science Center

Students & Registration
Students & Registration

Discover how to participate in AzSEF, from project submission guidelines to registration details, empowering students to showcase their scientific curiosity and innovation.

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Judges & Volunteers
Judges & Volunteers

Learn about the invaluable roles of judges and volunteers in AzSEF, where experts and enthusiasts alike contribute to the fair's success by evaluating projects and supporting participants.

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Explore past winners and their inspiring projects at AzSEF, discovering the diverse range of accolades and achievements from previous events.

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AzSEF 2024 Schedules

Elementary & Junior Division Schedule | Senior Division Schedule

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.

October 17, 2023 | Meeting Slides
November 7, 2023 | Meeting Slides
December 5, 2023 | Meeting Slides
January 16, 2024 | Meeting Slides
February 13, 2024 |4:00 - 5:00 p.m.| Meeting Slides
March 5, 2024 |4:00 - 5:00 p.m.|Meeting Slides

Thank You To Our AzSEF Sponsors