LRSEF contestants Virginia Sheldon and Ben Keeney submitted projects in the 2016 science fair that explored alternative energy sources. Sheldon, who entered the science fair as an eighth-grader at St. Francis of Assisi, earned first place at LRSEF for her project, “Producing Alternative Fuels from Whiskey Waste.” Sheldon followed the process to create biobutanol, which […]
This year, LRSEF is excited to be a part of Give Local Louisville, a 24-hour online giving day that supports the nonprofits in our community. Last year, through Give Local Louisville, the people in our community raised $3 million for the 362 nonprofits that participated. This is a wonderful opportunity for donors to increase the impact […]
For just $10, YOU can make a difference for the next generation of scientists and engineers! On September 15, if LRSEF receives 25 gifts of $10 or more, we will get to split $50,000 with the other nonprofits that achieve this level during Give Local Louisville! Don’t worry about card transaction fees – The Sam […]
For the third year in a row, I am raising money for the Louisville Regional Science & Engineering Fair (LRSEF) by running as far as I can! In 2014 I ran 40 Miles in 7 hours, running up and down the sidewalk from AP1 to AP6. Last year I ran the Derby Festival Marathon twice, […]
Parents, teachers and students from our winning schools were treated as VIP visitors to the state capitol.
LRSEF welcomes Kentucky Country Day to LRSEF 2016! Students from KCD won third place in the senior division and Best of Fair.
Thanks to Jo Haas for having LRSEF 2016 at the Kentucky Science Center! LRSEF appreciates your partnership and we are proud of our winning schools in the Senior Division – Ballard, Valley and KY Country Day!
Congratulations to the LRSEF students from Carrithers Middle School and their assistant principal, Jennifer Slaton! Carrithers students won second place and $225 for their school’s S.T.E.M. classes!
Congratulations to the LRSEF students who won at the Kentucky State Science and Engineering Fair! Read on for more information.
Congratulations to the 2016 Best of Fair Junior Division winners , all from St. Francis of Assisi School. Students are pictured with Kevin Nolan VP from GE who has generously donated funds for the Best of Fair prizes at LRSEF. Pictured here are Elaina Render, Microbiology winner, Jacob Stroud, Materials Science and Emmett King, Behavioral […]