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Are you passionate about energy efficiency, energy conservation, renewable energy, or other topics relating to sustainable energy? Then you should participate in our Sustainable Energy Science Fair! Held at the Energypath conference, this science fair allows Middle and High School students to showcase their projects relating to sustainable energy and compete for cash prizes of up to $1,250. While at the conference, students can also network with professionals and experts in the energy industry, sit in on sessions led by experts in their fields, and meet representatives from colleges with relevant programs exhibiting at the event.

If this peaks your interest, download the application form and apply today! See below for more details about the event and qualifications.

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Event Details

Location:

The 2019 Sustainable Energy Fund Science Fair will take place during the Energypath 2019 conference being held at DeSales University:

DeSales University
Gerald White Conference Center

2755 Station Avenue
Center Valley, PA 18034


Awards:

Sustainable Energy Fund and Community Energy are proud to provide the following awards:

High School

Middle School

1st Place – $1250 1st Place – $1250
2nd Place – $750 2nd Place – $750
3rd Place – $250 3rd Place – $250

Eligibility Rules:

  • Student Status. Applicants who completed grades 5-8 during the 2018-2019 school year are eligible to participate in the Middle School Division. Students who completed grades 9-12 during the 2018-2019 school year are eligible to participate in the High School Division. *Partnering with an organization outside of your Middle or High School is allowed, but any partnership must be disclosed in your application.
  • Single Entry. Each student may only enter one project in the Fair, but several students can enter the same project as a team.
  • Supervision. Students must be accompanied by their parent(s) or guardian(s) at all times during the Science Fair. Sustainable Energy Fund is not responsible for the supervision of any participant.

Project Requirements:

  • Participants must submit a Science Fair Application by June 28th, 2019 by 5:00 PM.
  • Projects must be related to energy efficiency, energy conservation, renewable energy resources or other topics relating to sustainable energy.
  • The students will need to bring a poster board explaining their project. The poster should be no larger than 3 feet X 4 feet. In addition, students may also bring objects that pertain to their project. There will be electrical outlets available on site.
  • Students will give a three-minute presentation explaining their project to a panel of judges. Note cards are acceptable for reference during your presentation. Judges may ask you questions about your project afterwards.
  • Entries are evaluated on a variety of criteria which include its potential contribution to sustainable energy (25%), creativity and innovation (25%), depth of research (25%), presentation (15%) and overall completeness of documentation (10%).
  • Students should be dressed in business casual attire. Jeans are discouraged.
  • The judges will be comprised of industry professionals, academia and Sustainable Energy Fund board members.