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ACTC FIVCO Science & Engineering Fair (Feb. 3)

Owning/Managing Organization: Ashland Community & Technical College
 

Program Description:
The fair is open to students in grades 4-12 in public, parochial, or home-based schools in Boyd, Carter, Elliott, Greenup, and Lawrence Counties, KY. Students may participate by entering a school fair and progressing to the ACTC/FIVCO Fair if selected as a representative of that school. Each school may submit 3 projects. Students enrolled in FIVCO area schools that do not have a fair may enter a project, but the 3 project per school limit still applies. Each home school may enter one project per grade level as an individual or team.

Program Outcomes: 
Students may complete a project in one of the following categories:

  1. Biomedical & Behavioral Health Sciences
    Behavioral & Social Sciences
    Cell & Molecular Biology
    Medicine & Health
    Microbiology
  2. Animal, Plant, & Environmental Sciences
    Animal Sciences
    Plant Sciences
    Environmental Management
    Environmental Sciences
  3. Math, Engineering, & Computer Science
    Computer Science
    Environmental Computer Science
    Environmental, Materials, Bio, Electrical & Mechanical Engineering
    Energy & Transportation
    Mathematical Science
  4. Chemistry
    Biochemistry
    Chemistry
  5. Physics & Astronomy
    Physics
    Astronomy
Time Details: 

The fair takes place on Feb. 3, 2017 at Ashland Community & Technical College - Technology Drive Campus.

Prize Details: 

Students will be grouped into three grade categories: grades 4-5, 6-8, and 9-12. Project category awards will be presented in each grade category. Special awards will be awarded in select project category areas.

The top 2 Best Overall projects for grades 4-5 will be automatically registered for the Regional Science and Engineering Fair of Northern Kentucky held at NKU on Feb. 25, 2017.

1st and 2nd Place award winning projects in each project category for grades 6-8 and 9-12 will be automatically registered for the Regional Science and Engineering Fair of Northern Kentucky held at NKU on Feb. 25, 2017.

States Available: 
Submission Details: 

One submission per school.