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Louisville Regional Science & Engineering Fair

Promoting creativity and building the future for kids


LRSEF Student Recognized in The Record

LRSEF student Mary Shea Ballantine was recognized in Louisville’s The Record for her achievements at the 2019 Broadcom MASTERS competition. She was one of only 30 students selected as a finalist for the national competition. While there, Mary Shea was honored with the Rising Star Award. >> Read more about Mary Shea’s accomplishments in The […]

Year-End Giving to LRSEF

Interested in making a 2019 gift to LRSEF or sponsoring a Category Award? Now’s the time! All donations will support Kentucky students as they pursue STEM projects through LRSEF. Make your gift using our online form. Please make your gift before February 1, 2020 to be recognized in the 2020 LRSEF Program.

Broadcom MASTERS 2019

The Society for Science and the Public and the Broadcom Foundation selected four Louisville students as part of the Top 300 Broadcom MASTERS, with one student advancing advancing as one of 30 finalists. Mary Shea Ballantine, Ella Diehl, Katie Quinn, and Emerson Wyatt — all of Saint Francis of Assisi Catholic School — were selected […]

Record Numbers: Give for Good Louisville 2019

Thank you for your outstanding generosity during the 2019 Give for Good Louisville! With your support, LRSEF surpassed 2018 in both number of donors and amount raised. Your gifts will support hundreds of students as they participate in LRSEF on March 7, 2020. Thank you! We’re counting down the days to September 12, 2019 and […]

LRSEF Alum Wins at 2019 ISEF

The Intel ISEF 2019 Grand Awards were announced on May 17, 2019. Team Kentucky, represented by 24 students from across the state, took home 14 total awards. LRSEF alum Rachel Spaulding, Eastern High School, won 4th place in the Energy: Physical Sciences category for her project, Solar Updraft Tower-Wind Turbine Hybrid: Maximizing Power Output through […]

LRSEF Student Awarded at 2019 Neuroscience Day

LRSEF alum Savannah Townsley participated in the Louisville Chapter of the Society for Neuroscience’s 29th Annual Neuroscience Day on Friday, April 12. Her project, What a Pain!, received 1st Place Honors in the undergraduate division. She also received award money to further her study and an invitation to receive ongoing mentorship from the UofL Neuroscience Department.

2019 KY-SEF Winners Announced

Congratulations to the 2019 KY-SEF winners! Several LRSEF participants took top prizes, including: Rachel Spaulding (3rd Place, High School Physical Sciences) Emerson Wyatt (2nd Place, Middle School Life Sciences) Katie Quinn (3rd Place, Middle School Life Sciences) Teklu Hemme (1st Place, Middle School Physical Sciences) We’re also excited to announce that since Rachel Spaulding won a […]

LRSEF 2019 Award Winners

Congratulations to all winners! Junior Divisional Awards [PDF] Senior Divisional Awards [PDF] Junior Special Awards [PDF] Senior Special Awards [PDF] School Awards [PDF] 2019 Best of Fair Awards [PDF]      

LRSEF 2019 Media Advisory

Louisville Regional Science & Engineering Fair Promoting creativity and building the future for kids! Download the full release. [PDF] WHAT: The annual Louisville Regional Science & Engineering Fair (LRSEF) presented by GE Appliances, a Haier company and hosted at Kentucky Science Center is Saturday, March 2, 2019 beginning at 9:00 A.M. LRSEF 2019 will include more […]

LRSEF 2019 Parking Information

There are several options for parking when attending LRSEF 2019. Free parking sponsored by Hillerich & Bradsby is available at their 10th Street Lot. LRSEF thanks 2019 In-Kind Sponsor Hillerich & Bradsby Co. LRSEF is not responsible for the contents of ANY parked vehicle at our event, thus all park at their own risk. Download the […]