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High Plains Regional Science and Engineering Fair

The 63rd Annual High Plains Regional Science and Engineering Fair (HPRSEF) will be held on Tuesday, March 27, 2018, on the South Dakota School of Mines & Technology campus. Find Registration Information here. A sample judging score sheet may be downloaded here.  |  Campus Map
 

Schedule of Events:
7:00 am to 8:30 am
Project set-up open
Grades 6 & 7 in Fraser Gym, King Center
Grades 8-12 in Goodell Gym, King Center

7:00 am to 8:00 am
Judges check-in and breakfast, Christensen Hall of Fame, King Center

8:00 am to 8:30 am
Judges briefing, Christensen Hall of Fame, King Center

8:30 am to 10:00 am
Closed judging, Fraser & Goodell Gyms, King Center 

8:45 am to 9:45 am
Breakout sessions
-Grades 6-8 in Goodell Gym, King Center
-Grades 9-12, Ballroom, Surbeck Center 

10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Student interviews/open judging, Fraser & Goodell Gyms, King Center

12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
Lunch and deadline to turn in scores, lunch provided for judges only in Christensen Hall of Fame, King Center (students are on their own)

1:00 pm to 1:30 pm 
Special awards judging for high school students only, Goodell Gym, King Center

1:30 pm to 2:30 pm
Projects open to the public, Fraser & Goodell Gyms, King Center

2:30 pm to 3:00 pm
Project tear-down for grades 6 & 7, Fraser Gym, King Center*

3:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Awards presentation, King Center

4:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Project tear-down for grades 8-12, Goodell Gym, King Center*

*Any projects left after tear-down will be discarded. 


Congratulations to Elsie DuBray from Timber Lake High School, the 2017 High Plains Regional Science and Engineering Fair overall winner for his project "Bison vs. Beef:  Analyzing Lipid Content in Search of Potential Health Benefits."  Elsie represented the High Plains area at the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair in Los Angeles, California, May 14-19, 2017.     

Find the full results from the 2017 Science Fair 
 

The High Plains Regional Science & Engineering Fair is sponsored by South Dakota EPSCoR, Time Equipment Rental and Sales, Respec, and by the South Dakota School of Mines and Technology.


For more information, contact Jade Herman at 605.394.1718 or Jade.Herman@sdsmt.edu.