2022 Sponsors

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Funds received July 1, 2021 to date

Donations are still being accepted for the 2022 fair. Make your gift online or contact info@lrsef.org to learn more.

LRSEF thanks all sponsors and regrets any omission or errors; email info@lrsef.org with corrections. 

Title Sponsor

$5,000 and above

Amazon Innovation Fund of the Kentucky State Science & Engineering Fair 

Irvin F. & Alice S. Etscorn Charitable Foundation 

$3,000 to $4,999

$1,000 to $2,999

$500 – $999

KY Association of Air & Waste Management

$499 and below

AAK Louisville
Amazon SMILE 
American Society of Civil Engineers – Kentucky Section
Anytime Waste Systems 
Atlas Technical Consultants
Bakelite Synthetics Inc.
BC Plumbing Company
Carbide Industries, LLC
Highlands Environmental, LLC
Jefferson County Conservation District
Kentuckiana Chapter of Hazardous Materials Managers
Kentucky Gas Association 
Kentucky Science Center
Kentucky Society of Professional Engineers
KPFF
Kroger Community Rewards Program
Linebach Funkhouser, Inc.
Louisville Chapter of Society for Neuroscience
Louisville Water Company
Lubrizol Advanced Materials 
Shield Environmental Associates, Inc. 
Specialty Earth Sciences
Terracon Consultants, Inc. 
Trinseo
The SESCO Group 
University of Michigan Alumni Club of Louisville 

Individual Donors & Board of Directors* (all amounts)

Charlotte Gittelson
Michael Gordon 
Corinne M. Greenberg CHMM*
Leah Greenberg
Jason B. Greenberg, Ph.D. 
Paul Greenberg
Dara Griggs*
Timothy Logan Griggs 
Cheryl Harris 
Amy Hall* 
Dawn Hall-Bibb* 
Tom Herman 
Ellen Hillenmeyer 
Sidonie Ho 
Isreal Hodges Jr.*
Porsha Hodges
Glenda Jones
Joanne Kincaid 
Megean Kincaid
Cheryl Kirby-Stokes
Maria Koetter
Bryant Lewis 
Theola and Derrick Little 
Amy Lowen 
Elizabeth Mattei 
Eric Mattei 
Hope Mattei 
Dr. Michael Mattei
Dr. Nicholas Mattei 
Theresa H. Mattei*
Cristy McMahan
George McNair*
Dorothy McNair
Keri Meador*

Kate M Moreland 
Michael Moreland*
Charles Muller
Kaya Muller*
Jennifer Mulvihill 
Ben Murr*
Jessica Murr
Chelsea Newhall
Bob Olsen*
Mary Allen Peake
Jeffrey Petruska*
Sara Petruska 
Rhonda Poston*
Jayaram Ravishanker *
Terry A. Roach*
Tracey Roach
Richard Sands 
Catherine Senn 
Deborah Fuller Shwab*
LS and Chandrika Srinivasan
I-Hsuan Strauss 
Lindsay Strotman
Celeste Sutter
Karen Thompson  
Aimee Turner 
Kimberlee Turner
Mike Turner
Catherine Werner* 
F. Joseph Whittaker*
Stuart J. Williams*
Yinyin Wright
Susanne Wright 
Ethan Zitelli

Memorial & Honorary Gifts

Gifts as of January 15, 2022

In honor of Dr. Robert Ackland & John Kurt Brueckner, the Junior & Senior Category Awards in BIOMEDICAL & HEALTH SCIENCES 2022 is sponsored by Dr. Jeffrey Petruska and family.  

In memory of Dr. Thomas H. Crawford, former LRSEF Fair Director, Provost & Chemistry Professor at University of Louisville, LRSEF Board & Emeritus member; friends and colleagues have sponsored the Junior & Senior Category Awards in CHEMISTRY 2022.  Donations from Keith Cole, Ashley Fields, Ronda K. Fields, Ellie Fridell, Dr. & Mrs. Lawrence ‘Gettleman, Amy Lowen, Theresa Mattei, Bob Olsen and Kristin Fields Schoen.    

In memory of Dr. Nancy Keck, LRSEF Board & Emeritus member, STEM leader, one of the founders of KYSEF and hosts of ISEF 1997/2002 friends and colleagues have sponsored the Junior & Senior Category Awards in BIOCHEMISTRY 2022.Donations from Keith Cole, Dr. & Mrs. Lawrence Gettleman, Theresa Mattei and Bob Olsen

Category Award Sponsors

Junior Sponsors ($150) – First Prize: $65, Second Prize: $50, Third Prize: $35

Behavioral and Social Sciences (BEHA) — Kiwanis Club of Louisville

Biochemistry (BCHM) — In Memory of Dr. Nancy Keck

Biomedical and Health Sciences (BMED) — In Honor of Dr. Robert Ackland & John Kurt Brueckner

Biomedical Engineering (ENBM) — Terracon Consultants, Inc.

Cellular and Molecular Biology (CELL) — The SESCO Group

Chemistry (CHEM) — In Memory of Dr. Thomas H. Crawford

Computational Biology and Bioinformatics (CBIO) — Shield Environmental Associates

Earth Environmental Sciences (EAEV) — The Kentuckiana Chapter of Hazardous Materials Managers

Engineering Mechanics (ENMC) — Specialty Earth Sciences

Materials Science (MATS) — Lubrizol Advanced Materials

Mathematics (MATH) — The Kentuckiana Chapter of Hazardous Materials Managers

Physics and Astronomy (PHYS) — Trinseo

Plant Sciences (PLNT) — The Kentucky Chapter of the Air & Waste Management Association

Robotics and Intelligent Machines (ROBO) — American Synthetic Rubber Co. (a Michelin company)

Senior Sponsors ($200) – First Prize: $85, Second Prize: $65, Third Prize: $50

Animal Sciences (ANIM) — Highlands Environmental, LLC

Behavioral and Social Sciences (BEHA) — Kiwanis Club of Louisville

Biochemistry (BCHM) — In Memory of Dr. Nancy Keck

Biomedical and Health Sciences (BMED) — In Honor of Dr. Robert Ackland & John Kurt Brueckner

Biomedical Engineering (ENBM) — University of Michigan Alumni Club of Louisville

Chemistry (CHEM) — In Memory of Dr. Thomas H. Crawford

Computational Biology and Bioinformatics (CBIO) — The Kentucky Chapter of the Air & Waste Management Association

Earth and Environmental Sciences (EAEV) — Linebach Funkhouser, Inc.

Materials Science (MATS) — Atlas Technical Consultants

Microbiology (MCRO) — Anytime Waste Systems

Plant Sciences (PLNT) — AAK Louisville

Robotics and Intelligent Machines (ROBO) — American Synthetic Rubber Co. (a Michelin company)

Systems Software (SOFT) — American Synthetic Rubber Co. (a Michelin company)

Translational Medical Science (TMED) — Carbide Industries LLC

Special Award Sponsors

Awards confirmed by January 10, 2022

School Awards for top three Junior & Senior Schools 
Sponsored by LRSEF – Trophies made by APAF 

Amazon Innovation Projects – KY Science & Engineering Fair

American Chemical Society

American Society of Civil Engineers/ Kentucky Section

APAF– Asia Pacific American Forum of GE Appliances, a Haier Company

Bakelite Synthetics Inc.    

BC Plumbing Company

Best of Fair Awards – Junior & Senior, GE Appliances, a Haier Company

Churchill Downs, Inc.

First Build Innovation Awards 

Gibson Family

Jefferson County Conservation District

Kentucky Chapter of Air & Waste Management Association

Kentucky Chapter of Certified Hazardous Materials Managers

Kentucky Gas Association

KPFF

Kentucky Science Center

Kentucky Society of Professional Engineers

Kentucky Science & Engineering Fair

Louisville Chapter of the Society for Neuroscience

Louisville Water Company

Maryam’s Charity, Inc