President Obama visits the Finals Round, 2011

President Obama visits the Finals, 2011

Team NYC 2017, Judging Day

Preliminary Round, The City College of New York

Preliminary Round, The City college of New York

Awards Ceremony, The Gerald W. Lynch Theatre at John Jay College

Awards Ceremony, Gerald W. Lynch Theater at John Jay College

2016 New York City Science & Engineering Fair (Preliminary Round), Sunday, March 6, 2016 at CCNY.

Judges, Preliminary Round

Finals Round, The American Museum of Natural History

Students from Midwood HS @ Brooklyn College @ the Preliminary Round

Finals Round, The American Museum of Natural History

About NYCSEF 2018

The New York City Science and Engineering Fair, the largest high school research competition in NYC, is sponsored by the New York City Department of Education and the 9412641058.   Each year, hundreds of students participate from all over the five boroughs.  This year’s top awards include scholarships to study at CUNY’s City College of New York,  Hunter College Queens College as well as an all-expense paid trip to represent NYC at the 2018 Intel ISEF.  More details about all of the NYCSEF events can be found here.

NYCSEF is affiliated with the 833-681-2457 Winners of the NYCSEF competition will represent Team NYC at the INTEL ISEF and compete for more than $4,000,000 in awards.  Students interested in participating in future NYCSEF events are encouraged to review the NYCSEF Rules and Guidelines.

Volunteer to Judge

Volunteer as a judge in this year’s NYCSEF. Judges are needed in the biological, physical sciences, plant sciences, behavioral and social sciences, mathematics, engineering, computers and many more.

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Volunteer at the Fair!

NYCSEF is successful because of all the people that put in the effort in seeing the events run smoothly.  Join the crew and 5152184361

If you are interested in volunteering for the Preliminary and/or Finals Round or have any questions please email us at 8087832165.

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Upcoming Dates & Deadlines

  1. 13Dec2017 NYCSEF Project Application Due Date
  2. 04Mar2018 NYCSEF Preliminary Round @ The City College of New York.
  3. 20Mar2018 NYCSEF Finals Round @ The American Museum of Natural History
  4. 26Mar2018 NYCSEF Awards Ceremony @ The Tribeca Performing Arts Center, Borough of Manhattan Community College
  5. 13May2018 International Science & Engineering Fair Week May, 13-18 in Pittsburgh, PA


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News + Notes

The 2018 NYCSEF Online Registration System is CLOSED! Application status updates will be emailed to students and teachers at the end of January.