St. Louis SectionACS
Dates and Details
Science Fair season, March to May, is another opportunity for you
to encourage an understanding of good science by participating as a Science Fair
Members of the St Louis SectionACS are needed as judges to evaluate
chemistry projects for special awards at regional science fairs in the greater St
Louis area. High School and Junior High School winners receive prizes from the section
(science books and more), while all elementary school participants with chemistry
related projects receive participation ribbons.
6 Greater St Louis Secondary Science Fair
Queeny Park Recreation Complex
3 to 8:30pm – judging. Free dinner for judges on site.
Judging times for 2009 are as follows:
- Illinois Junior Academy of Science Region 12 Science Fair
Saturday, March 14th, 8:30 am (organizational meeting), 9 am to noon (judging) at Morris University Center, SIUEdwardsville
- Missouri Tri-count Regional Science and Engineering Fair
Saturday, March 21st, 8 am (free judges’ breakfast), 9 am to noon (judging) at College Student Center, St Charles Community College
- Greater St Louis Elementary Science Fair
Tuesday, May 5th, 6–8:30 pm (participation ribbons distributed to chemistry-related projects; no judging) at Greensfelder Pavilion, Queeny Park
- Greater St Louis Secondary Science Fair
Wednesday, May 6th, 3–8:30 pm (judging; free dinner for judges on site) at Greensfelder Pavilion, Queeny Park
Judging a science fair is a great, low-impact way to get involved with the community and the section. If you are available and wish to judge any of this year’s fairs, please contact the science fair coordinator.