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2016 Southwestern Energy Arkansas State Science and Engineering Fair Winners!


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Welcome to the 61st Annual Southwestern Energy Arkansas State Science and Engineering Fair! The SEASEF is held every spring at the University of Central Arkansas, Conway, AR, and is affiliated with the Society for Science and the Public’s International Science and Engineering Fair (ISEF). The State Science and Engineering Fair is open to students in grades 9-12 who have finished in the top 4 places in their respective categories at one of Arkansas’ regional ISEF science fairs.

State Science Fair Location and Time:

The State Science Fair will be held in the Farris Center, UCA, on April 1-2, 2016 (refer to the link on the right for a full schedule of events). The recognition banquet for State Fair attendees will at the  Student Center Ballroom at 6:30 p.m., Friday, April 1. The awards ceremony will be held at Ida Waldran Auditorium, Old Main Hall, on Saturday, April 2, at 3:30 p.m. (Refer to the link on the right for a campus map).


Mail hard copies of all registration materials and required ISEF forms to Dr. Bland at the address found on the online registration page by March 18. If you will be attending the SRC meeting on March 26, you may bring your official forms for student projects then, but if not, all required forms need to be mailed with the registration materials.

T-shirt Design Competition:

Don’t forget to send in your t-shirt design to by March 18. Your design could be the one on the 2016 science fair t-shirts!


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Contact Information:
Dr. Mark Bland, Director
Southwestern Energy Arkansas Science & Engineering Fair
Department of Biology
Lewis Science Center, 176D
University of Central Arkansas
Conway, Arkansas 72035-0001