The Ohio State University at Marion


Marion Area Science & Engineering Fair

The seventeenth annual Marion Area Science & Engineering Fair will be held March 17, 2018.

The Marion Area Science & Engineering Fair is affiliated with the Society for Science & the Public and is held at the Alber Student Center, The Ohio State University at Marion, in conjunction with North Central District Science Day.

The Marion Area Science & Engineering Fair has two divisions: a senior division for grades 9-12 and a junior division for grades 6-8.

High school students will compete in the senior division for an opportunity to participate in the Intel International Science & Engineering Fair (ISEF), to be held in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, May 13-18, 2018. ISEF participants will receive an all expenses paid trip to Pittsburgh for the competition.

Students in grades 6-8 will compete in the junior division for an opportunity to participate in the Broadcom MASTERS middle school program.

Students from Marion Area Science & Engineering Fair Win Awards at Intel ISEF

Both finalists from the Marion Area Science and Engineering Fair won awards at the 2017 Intel International Science & Engineering Fair (ISEF), held in Los Angeles May 14-19, 2017.

Sulekh Fernando-Peiris, from Mt Vernon High School, won a fourth grand award in Physics and Astronomy, worth $500. He also won a K.T.Li Foundation Special Award: A trip to Taiwan to participate in the Taiwan International Science Fair.

Mary Grace (Gracie) Murray won a scholarship to the University of Arizona, worth $12,000 a year for four years.

Congratulations, Sulekh and Gracie!

Future dates
March 17, 2018
March 16, 2019
March 21, 2020

Director
Dr. Brian W. McEnnis
Department of Mathematics
The Ohio State University
1465 Mt. Vernon Avenue
Marion, Ohio 43302-5695
mcennis.1@osu.edu

Assistant Director
Ms. Deb Bogard
Delaware City Schools
74 W. William St
Delaware, OH 43015
bogardde@delawarecityschools.net