Fair Day Agenda

7:30 - 8:45 a.m.:
Registration and display set-up

8:45 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.:
Special program for WTRSF participants

8:30 - 9:00 a.m.:
Judges' orientation

9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.:
Preliminary evaluation by judges

10:00 a.m. - Noon:
Judging of all projects with students present

Noon - 1:15 p.m.:
Judges' luncheon

1:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.:
Exhibits open to public

7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.:
Awards ceremony

8:30 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.:
Dismantling of science fair projects

Past Fairs: 2007 | 2006 | 2005 | 2004 | 2003


  Sponsored by

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

Dr. Randy Schwindt, Director
rschwind@uu.edu, 731-661-5594, Fax: 731-661-5175

The 2008 West Tennessee Science Fair will be held
Friday, March 14, 2008
Please note that the Science Fair is still
on schedule and will be held at Union

Union University's Fred DeLay Gymnasium
The Awards Ceremony will be held in Coburn Dining Hall
2007 Award Recipients

Visitors are not to use the Walker Road entrance, but any of the other three (Union University Dr., Country Club, Pleasant Plains) and to look for designated parking for fair visitors in the Penick parking lot. See Campus Map for details.

Teacher Orientation will be held on
Friday, September 7, 2007
Teacher Orientation PowerPoint

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

Forms to Submit Reminder

Remember your SRC/IRB Form is due in November.

The deadline to turn in entry forms is February 15, 2008!

Everyone must have entry form, 2 abstracts, 1, 1A and 1B.

  • 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.sciserv.org/isef/document 

When in doubt, consult the SRC before performing experiments!

For More Information

If you'd like to learn about the West Tennessee Regional Science Fair, please email Dr. Randy Schwindt ( rschwind@uu.edu), 731-661-5594. Fax: 731-661-5175

If you have any questions about the feasibility of a project,
please call Dr. Carol Weaver at (731)-661-5153.

Would you like to sponsor an award for WTRSF?
Contact Mrs. Carol Leslie at (731) 661-5263

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