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Louisville Regional Science & Engineering Fair

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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 […]

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 […]

LRSEF sponsors four high school students at ISEF

LRSEF is happy to be sponsoring four high school students at the INTEL International Science & Engineering Fair (ISEF) in Los Angeles California this week.  Today, May 14, they will be judged along with 2,000 other high school students from around the globe.  Please follow us on Facebook for a full photo story.  But thanks […]

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 […]