Sponsored by

 and the Departments of Biology, Chemistry,
Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics & Physics.


Tamara Popplewell, Director
tpopplewell@uu.edu, 731-661-5259, Fax: 731-661-5175

Ms. Chris Rowland, Fair Secretary
crowland@uu.edu, 731-661-5270, Fax: 731-661-5175


The 2014 West Tennessee Science and
Engineering Fair will be held
Friday, March 14, 2014
Union University's Fred DeLay Gymnasium
The Awards Ceremony will be held in G.M. Savage Chapel
Union Campus Map


Check out the Science Buddies website
for Science Fair ideas, answers & tools.

The Intel ISEF website can be a very helpful resource tool.


Forms to Submit Reminder

Remember your SRC/IRB Form is due the first Friday of November (Nov. 1, 2013)

The deadline to turn in entry forms is February 20, 2014!

Everyone must have:

  • Entry fee ($25.00)(checks payable to Union University), entry form (with the principal's signature n the form), Forms 1, 1A, & 1B
  • 2 copies of the abstract, the research plan attachment, special category awards form (a part of the entry form), and public relations form (a part of the entry form)

Additional Forms That May Be Required

  • Work done at an industrial/institutional setting Form 1C.
  • Pathogenic agents/controlled substances - Use forms 2 or 3.
  • Human subjects work - forms 4A and 4B.
  • Nonhuman vertebrates studies - Use form 5.
  • Human and animal tissue work - Use form 6 and perhaps forms 2 and 3.
  • Recombinant DNA work - Perhaps forms 2 and 3.

All forms are available at www.societyforscience.org/isef/document/ 

When in doubt which forms to complete, visit http://apps.societyforscience.org/isef/students/wizard/index.asp

NOTE: Society for Science and the Public no longer prints rulebooks. Only pdf files are available for download from the website. However, WTRSEF has printed a few copies, available upon request.


For More Information

If you'd like to learn about the West Tennessee Regional Science and Engineering Fair, please email Tamara Popplewell (tpopplewell@uu.edu), 731-661-5259. Fax: 731-661-5175

If you have any questions about the feasibility of a project, please call Dr. Michael Salazar at (731)-661-5260.

Would you like to sponsor an award for WTRSF? Contact Dr. Randy Schwindt at (731) 661-5594

Would you like to be a judge for WTRSF? Contact Dr. David Ward at (731)-661-5241