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Meet the Designers Behind SARSEF Marketing Campaigns

You might have noticed some of the eye-catching graphics SARSEF has been using to recruit judges and volunteers as well as to promote their involvement in Arizona Gives Day. That’s all thanks to the designers who donated their time and talents to support SARSEF in graphic design through AIGA Arizona’s CreateAthon, a 24-hour creative marathon […]

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What is Arizona Gives Day?

Arizona Gives is a collaboration between the Alliance of Arizona Nonprofits and Arizona Grantmakers that began in 2013. The annual event has raised more than $23 million for Arizona’s nonprofit sector! This year’s Arizona Gives Day is Tuesday, April 6, but early giving has already begun! SARSEF participates in Arizona Gives Day every year to […]

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2021 JSHS Winners

2021 JSHS Winners 1st Place: Ella Wang   School: BASIS Chandler Teacher: Joseph Bostaph Hema-Vision A Computer Vision-Enhanced Mobile Imaging System for Rapid, Inexpensive, and Automated Screening of Hematological Diseases Using Deep Learning   2nd Place: Arun Moorthy School: BASIS Scottsdale Teacher: Kay Yoo Generator: A Novel Way to Create Qudit Quantum Error Correction Codes   […]

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2021 SARSEF Winners

Winning Educators Winning Schools 2021 Winning Projects by School Acacia Elementary School Grade-Locator / Student(s) Project / All Awards Teacher / Category 3-EE004Alexis Paschal What Material Makes the Best Parachute?Ray Cammack Shows Creativity in Engineering Award – 5 Carnival Ride Cards for Pima County Fair or Arizona State Fair Janice MasonEnergy and Environmental Engineering 4-CH012Jacob […]

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SARSEF Science and Engineering Fair Goes Virtual

Nearly 3,000 students will compete at the 66th Annual SARSEF Science and Engineering Fair Press Release – PDF February 25, 2021 (Tucson, AZ) The 66th SARSEF Science and Engineering Fair Powered by TEP is virtual this year and will showcase the work of 2,900 students, pre-kindergarten through high school, from across Southern Arizona. In a […]

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Your Guide to Fair Week 2021

Your Guide to Fair Week 2021 Can you believe it’s been a year since the last Fair? In some ways, it feels like it’s been a few years since you were all dropping display boards off at the TCC in preparation for the 2020 Fair. We at SARSEF will never forget how abruptly the Fair, […]

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SARSEF Regional Science and Engineering Fair Seeks Virtual Volunteers to Encourage and Reward Students in Science

Judges and volunteers are integral to the success of the upcoming SARSEF Regional Science and Engineering Fair. This year, all judging and volunteering are virtual. Press Release – PDF   February 4, 2021 (Tucson, AZ) As SARSEF prepares for a virtual 66th annual Regional Science and Engineering Fair, they’re putting out a call for volunteers […]

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Project Registration for SARSEF Fair 2021 is Now Open!

Project registration for the 2021 SARSEF Fair is now open! Teachers and registrants, head to the Project Registration Page to begin registering projects. School allocations will remain the same as last year. Make sure all virtual projects, SRC forms, and research papers (HS) are fully uploaded by the registration deadline, February 21st. Then, on February […]

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Volunteer or Judge at the Virtual 2021 SARSEF Science and Engineering Fair

SARSEF Science and Engineering Fair, March 1 – 6, 2021 What if someday you could say you were partially responsible for a medical breakthrough that cures a dreaded disease? What if you read about a future Nobel Laureate, and can remember back when he or she was eight years old and studying bugs in the […]

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SARSEF Launches a Platform for Arizona Schools to Host Science Fairs Online for Free

SARSEF School Fairs provides a platform for schools to display science fair projects online and indicate winners with virtual trophies. The site can be visited at schoolfairs.sarsef.org. Press Release – PDF December 7, 2020 The Tucson-based nonprofit SARSEF has released an online platform called SARSEF School Fairs for Arizona schools to host virtual science fairs […]

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