Welcome to the Region V MS Science & Engineering Fair!

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 2017-2018

School Registration Paperwork Upper and Lower Fairs

  • See Upper or Lower Fair Page for forms
  • DUE November 1, 2017

Upper Fair (grades 6-12) Student Project Registration 

  • Early registration recommended
  • DUE January 20, 2018

Upper Fair (grades 6-12) Competition

  • Humphrey Coliseum, MSU Starkville Campus
  • February 20, 2018  Humphrey Coliseum

Lower Fair (grades K-5) Student Project Registration

  • DUE February 28, 2018

Lower Fair (grades K-5) Competition

  • Humprhey Coliseum, MSU Starkville Campus
  • April 10, 2018

Upper Fair  State Competition 2018 (grades 7-12)

  • Location and date to be announced at a later time.

Intel International Science and Engineering Fair 2017: Los Angeles, CA May 14-19, 2017

Next Year: Intel International Science and Engineering Fair 2018: Pittsburgh, PA May 12-18, 2018

Contact Information:

Dr. Christina McDaniel
Curriculum and Instruction/Secondary Science Education
Bagley College of Engineering K-12 Outreach
Director, Region V MSEF Fair
200 McCain Hall, Mailstop 9544
Miss. State, MS 39762
phone: (662) 325-8511
fax: (662) 325-8573
email: msefregionv@gmail.com