Region VIII Science Fair

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 2024 Science Fair Dates:

Feb 1st, 2024 - Elementary Division

Feb 2nd, 2024 - Junior/Senior Division  

 New 2024 Location:

Pennington Student Activity Center

1350 N General Pershing St, Hammond, LA 70401 


 Each Student Entry Requires a New Submission


Priority Deadline for Entries: Register online AND postmark mail-in package by

Monday, January 22nd



Please make checks out to: 

Southeastern Louisiana University

Please mail checks to:

Northshore Regional STEM Center

Attn: Region VIII Science Fair

SLU 10345

Hammond, LA 70402



2024 Results (TBA) 


(Grades 4-6)




(Grades 6-8) 


Special Awards



(Grades 9-12)


Special Awards



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Northshore Regional STEM Center

Jordan Smith-Kenning
Region VIII Science Fair
Southeastern Louisiana University
SLU 10345 / Hammond, LA 70402
985-549-3223 (Office)


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ONLY JUNIOR and SENIOR Division Entries

International Science and Engineering Fair (ISEF) - click link for Rules/Guidelines/Forms

  • followed by Region VIII and State
  • note some are time sensitive
  • correct start date of project along with PARENT & TEACHER signatures as needed   
  • Region VIII does not use an embossed stamp, follow mail-in instructions for the abstract.  


HELP:  Which Forms Do I Need? Intel ISEF Forms Wizard - click link for assistance

ISEF FORMS -  click ISEF link for downloadable forms

  • Form 1: Checklist for Adult Sponsor / Safety Assessment Form                          
  • Form 1A: Student Checklist
    • The student's research plan must be attached.
    • Caution:  experiment date cannot begin until after approval dates and signatures are  complete on Form 1B                                              
  • Form 1B: Approval Form
    • Part I is required for every project, with a signature by both parent and student.
    • Please note these must by signed PRIOR to the start of experimentation.
    • Part 2a is required for projects that involve human subjects, vertebrate animals, potentially hazardous chemicals, activities, and devices. Before experimentation may begin, the required prior approvals must be obtained.
    • *Caution:  approval dates and signatures MUST be PRIOR to experiment dates on 1A.
  • Form 1C: Registered Research Institutional/Industrial Setting Form
  • Form 2: Qualified Scientist Form
  • Form 3: Risk Assessment Form
  • Form 4: Human Subjects and Informed Consent Form
  • Sample Informed Consent Statement
  • Form 5: Vertebrate Animal Form (5A and 5B)
  • Form 6A: Potentially Hazardous Biological Agents Form
  • Form 6B: Human and Vertebrate Animal Tissue Form
  • Form 7: Continuation Projects Form
  • Rules and Regulations


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In cooperation with the College of Science and Technology