Due to the coronavirus crisis. Region V MS Science and Engineering Fair has been CANCELLED.

Welcome to the Mississippi Region V Science & Engineering Fair!

Mississippi State University’s Bagley College of Engineering proudly serves as the host of the Mississippi Region V 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). Only grades 7-12 are eligible to progress to the State Level competition. If you want to participate but your school does not host a science fair or you are a part of a home school organization, please contact the Region V MSEF coordinator. You are welcome to enter.

Please check that emails from msefregionv@gmail.com are not going to your spam folder.

Important Dates For 2019-2020

School Registration Paperwork Upper and Lower Fairs

  • See Upper or Lower Fair Page for forms
  • DUE November 1, 2019  Extended to November 22, 2019

Upper Fair (grades 6-12)

Upper Fair Student Project Registration 

  • Early registration recommended
  • DUE January 17, 2020

Upper Fair Competition

  • February 18, 2020
  • Humphrey Coliseum, MSU Starkville Campus

Upper Fair State Competition (grades 7-12)

Lower Fair (grades K-5)

Lower Fair Student Project Registration

  • DUE March 6, 2020  Extended to March 20

Lower Fair Competition

  • April 7, 2020
  • Humphrey Coliseum, MSU Starkville Campus

International Science and Engineering Fair

2020: May 10-15, 2020 in Anaheim, CA
2021: TBA