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Louisville Regional Science & Engineering Fair

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2016 LRSEF Registration EXTENDED!!!!

Louisville Regional Science and Engineering Fair 2016 has extended the student registration deadline for the upcoming event at KY Science Center to be held on Saturday March 5, from 8am-5pm. All 2016 students must be registered by Wednesday February 17, 2016 at 11:59 pm at All forms including LRSEF signature page, payment of $10 and […]

Meet our newest Student Voice Reporter: Maimouna Cherif

“Education is the most powerful weapon we can use to change the world.” Convinced wholeheartedly by Nelson Mandela’s words, Maimouna Cherif has made blossoming into an educated and powerful woman her life-long goal. She believes that each person is granted multiple starting lines throughout their life; these lines aren’t utilized to indicate the start of […]

Be a 2016 LRSEF Science Fair Judge!!!

The 2016 Louisville Regional Science & Engineering Fair will be held on March 5th. We are in urgent need of judges for this year’s science fair!  As of now we are less than one-third of our goal for volunteer judges – we only have 78 signed up and we would like to be closer to 250. Please visit the Judges page […]

Free Science Fair Mentoring with SPOG at the Kentucky Science Center

Graduate students in a variety of fields from the Science Policy and Outreach Group at University of Louisville, are available to help students in grade 6-12 with topics such as: experimental design, technical questions, research questions, data collecting, presentation preparation/practice, etc


Now accepting applications for the 2016 Louisville Regional Science and Engineering Fair! Come join us at the Kentucky Science Center on March 5th for an amazing day of science. Deadline for registering is February 15, 2016. Simply click the APPLY NOW button on the top of the LRSEF Website.

LRSEF Winner Erin Burba’s Whirlwind Adventures

Following her participation at the Louisville Regional Science and Engineering Fair, Erin Burba competed at I-SWEEEP, the International Sustainable World Energy, Engineering, and Environment Project Olympiad, where shereceived a bronze medal, and the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair. At these competitions, Erin enjoyed meeting scientists from around the world, discussing the science and motivation […]

Urban Heat Island Youth Summit

LRSEF participants Tanya and Natasha Gupta had the honor of being the only students presenting at the Brightside and Partnership for a Green City, Urban Heat Island Youth Summit at Jefferson County Technical College (JCTC) on Friday, December 11th. 2015.

Volunteers needed for LRSEF 2016!

Register now to volunteer your helping hands at the LRSEF 2016! Contribute some time and energy to the Louisville Regional Science and Engineering Fair being held from 9am – 5pm EST on March 5, 2016 at the Kentucky Science Center in Louisville Ky.  This event is an action packed day to recognize & reward middle […]

Thank you LRSEF participants!

Thanks to all students, teachers, parents and volunteer judges for your diligent work on the Louisville Regional Science & Engineering Fair 2015. Check out the SHOWCASE segment at for lists of winners, pictures and more. It was tons of fun — all students were awarded LRSEF backpacks, certificates, Subway lunches and a free day at the […]

LRSEF 2015 still on for Saturday March 7th

The Louisville Regional Science Fair will be held as scheduled on Saturday March 7 from 9am-5pm EST. All registered students should plan to come with their projects to the KY Science Center between 7:30-8:30 am. LRSEF will be providing supervised drop off at the corner of 8th & Main Street during that time, due to […]