Science Fair


Northern Illinois Region 5 IJAS Science Fair

Project Session
Saturday, April 2, 2016
Holmes Student Center, DeKalb, Illinois

Paper Session
Saturday, March 19, 2016
Illinois Mathematics and Science Academy

Region 5 Project Session Tentative Agenda

Region 5 Parent/Visitor Information

Volunteer to be a Science Fair Judge Today!
Click here for the IJAS Volunteer Judging Survey

Parking on Saturday is free at NIU.

The Science Fair is an educational opportunity for students to share their research with each other and the community. The Science Fair is an excellent teaching tool to meet Illinois Learning Standards.

 Science Fair

Sponsored by the College of Liberal Arts & Sciences External Programming and the Region V Illinois Junior Academy of Science.

For information about the Northern Illinois Regional Science Fair, contact Mark Pietrowski, Coordinator,, 815-753-1456


Michelle Kolar - IJAS Region 5 Director,, 630-907-5879

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Science Fair

IJAS Region 5 is an affiliate fair of the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair (ISEF). Eligible projects are judged at the Region 5 Project Exposition on TBA. Projects must meet eligibility requirements, which includes safety and proposal review of the project/investigation by the Region 5 scientific review committee (SRC) prior to start of the investigation.

Contact Michelle Kolar for SRC review and other eligibility information.


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