Badger State Science & Engineering Fair
Junior High Science Fair
General Rules and Requirements

1.  Send email notification of interest to by January 15, 2018. Include your name, school and number of students you will be bringing.

2.  Students must be in 6th through 8th grade (or equivalent, as in the case of home schooled students) in any school in Wisconsin.

3.  Students may compete individually or in teams of 2 or 3.  Students will present in 4 categories:  Science,  Technology, Engineering and Mathematics.  First, second and third place awards will be given in each category.  10% of the projects will receive invitations to submit their research to the Broadcom Masters competition.

4.  All students must be present during at BSSEF JH during the interview session. To clarify … if there are 3 members to a team, then all 3 members must be present for the interview.

5.  No more than 5 projects may compete from any given school.

6.  A $10 per student registration fee is required and can be paid on-site. 

7.  A display board is required. A 36 inch high table will be provided. Maximum dimensions are:
Depth (front to back): 30 inches or 76 centimeters
Width (side to side): 48 inches or 122 centimeters
Height (floor to top): 108 inches or 274 centimeters

8.  A logbook (traditional or electronic) is required.

9.  A photograph/data use permission form is required.  See our Forms Page.

10.  A Project Completion Form is required.

11.  Please review the Standards Form prior to beginning your research.

12.  All forms can be printed, completed, scanned and electronically submitted to:  Lalitha Murali or a hard copy can be brought with you to BSSEF JH on the day of the Fair.