Welcome to the Region V MS Science & Engineering Fair!

2014 ISEF Finalist Alumni Spotlight

  Donely Gunn-  http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2014/jun/1/a-gifted-columbus-teen-tackles-a-global-need/  (copy and paste into URL)

  Anna Carr- Starkville Daily News August 18, 2014

Mississippi State University’s Bagley College of Engineering proudly serves as the host of the Region V Mississippi Science and Engineering Fair.  There are 7 MSEF Regions in Mississippi.  Region V covers 16 counties including:  Attala, Carroll, Choctaw, Clay, Kemper, Lauderdale, Leake, Lowndes, Montgomery, Neshoba, Newton, Noxubee, Oktibbeha, Scott, Webster, and Winston Counties.  This includes all schools K-12.  The competition occurs on two levels: Upper Fair (grades 6-12)* and Lower Fair (grades K-5). Every year, more than 1200 students participate in the regional fair representing their schools and their communities.
*Only grades 7-12 are eligible to progress to the State Level competition


Important Dates For 2014-2015

!!!!!!!!!!!!!!School Registration Paperwork Due For Upper and Lower Fairs: November 1, 2014
Upper Fair (grades 6-12) Student Project Registration Due: January 12, 2015 (early registration encouraged)
Upper Fair (grades 6-12) Competition: February 17, 2015 (MSU Humphrey Coliseum)
Lower Fair (grades K-5) Student Project Registration Due: February 20, 2015
Lower Fair (grades K-5) Competition: April 9, 2015 (MSU Humphrey Coliseum)

Upper Fair  State Competition 2014(grades 7-12):  Hattiesburg, MS at USM Thad Cochran Center

  • State Fair Early Check-In March 23, 2015
  • State Fair Competition March 24, 2015