Wisconsin Science Education Foundation Presents

Waukesha Colleges
Science & Engineering Fair
For 2023
Not enough Interest

Getting Started

What Should I Investigate?
  • Think about a project or idea you are interested in studying (visit science buddies ideas and Science Fair Central
  • Begin your project journal
  • Read about the scientific method
  • Make notes in journal on the method that pertain to your project
  • Find a mentor
  • Sometimes if you get stuck, you might have to consider another idea
  • Don't forget, get certification before you start on your project

Pre-Register Your Project
Submitt the Student Interest Form to WaCSEF. WaCSEF uses this information to find judges for your project and also plan the room layout.  Don't forget that you will also need to submit the Project Completion Form either by mail, email, or at the fair registration

Get Project Certification
Obtain permission from parents/teachers/mentor to work on project.

Do Project
  • Gather supplies
  • Set up project
  • Begin project with guidance
  • Document everything

Prepare for the fair

WaCSEF will be affiliated with the International Science and Engineering Fair (ISEF); the world's largest pre-college celebration of science.