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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 […]

2016 Newsletter #2

The 2016 Louisville Regional Science and Engineering Fair is right around the corner! The registration deadline is Monday, February 15th. Read up on the latest news here: 2016 Newsletter #2

Ronda Fields: LRSEF Co-Director and Published Author!

Ronda Fields, a 30 year veteran teacher and co-director of the Louisville Regional Science and Engineering Fair, offers up advice for getting kids involved with science fair projects from an early age in the inaugural issue of “International High School Journal of Science.” Click here and turn to page 24 to read Ronda Fields’ advice […]

Registration Deadline Extended for LRSEF 2015

Update for students, parents, teachers, volunteers & sponsors of LRSEF 2015   You may now have until Wednesday, February 25, 2015 at 9pm to complete your REGISTRATION at for the participation in this year’s science & engineering fair for grades 6-12. Due to the extreme weather and school cancellations this week,  LRSEF is extending […]

LRSEF 2015 Updates!

Full details will be posted on and emailed to all registered students, judges, volunteers and Board members via Stem Wizard early next week.

New Venue Announced for LRSEF 2015!

This year we will begin a new three year partnership with the Kentucky Science Center to host the annual fair in this exciting downtown location. Projects will be integrated into the Center’s thematic exhibits on all three floors, allowing students to explore not only other LRSEF displays, but related hands-on activities as well. The public will be invited to meet LRSEF participants […]

Results and Impact: 50th Anniversary Science & Engineering Fair

The Louisville Regional Science & Engineering Fair (LRSEF) was held on Friday & Saturday, March 7& 8, 2014 at the University of Louisville.  LRSEF attracted — 201 projects created by 209 students, including eight team projects. Students and teachers represented twenty schools across five Kentucky counties: Bullitt, Jefferson, Oldham, Hardin, and McCracken. In celebration of the 50th Anniversary of the science and engineering fairs […]

LRSEF 2014 Distinguished Service Award Winner Named at 50th Anniversary Event

By Cathleen Jeanty, Bellarmine University 2014 Leadership Award Dr. Lawrence Gettleman, a longtime professor and scientist, received the 2014 Leadership Award at the Louisville Regional Science & Engineering Fair during the 50th Anniversary Awards Ceremony on March 8. This honor was conferred by Dr. Thomas H. Crawford, LRSEF Emeritus Board member and last year’s winner. […]

50th Anniversary Science & Engineering Fairs Press Release

50th Anniversary Science & Engineering Fairs on March 8 to include DuPont Manual High School, Meyzeek Middle School and Louisville Regional Science & Engineering Fair (LRSEF) On Saturday, March 8, 2014 from 9am to 6pm at the University of Louisville Student Activities Center, three area organizations will combine efforts to host the 50th Anniversary Science & Engineering […]