FIRST BIOLOGICAL SCIENCE FAIR AT 3:30 P.M. FRIDAY, FEB. 28, 2020,
IN IVY TECH KOKOMO’S HINGST HALL
WHAT IS IT? A chance for Howard County high school juniors and seniors to show off their knowledge of science and compete for Ivy Tech scholarships.
THIS YEAR’S THEME: Environmental Biology
First Prize: $1000 scholarship to Ivy Tech Kokomo for any STEM program
Second Prize: $500 Scholarship to Ivy Tech Kokomo for any STEM program
Third Prize: $250 gift card to Ivy Tech Bookstore
Deadline to register is Feb. 3, 2020. Register here.
QUESTIONS? Contact us at Kokomoemail@example.com.
WHAT YOU NEED TO DO:
• Fill out the registration form.
• Research some topic in Biology relevant to this year’s theme.
- This could mean conducting your own experiment and presenting your results.
- This could also mean doing a literature review and presenting an argument about a topic.
• Create a poster board/display with your research and results.
• Be sure to include written descriptions of:
- Your topic/question
- Your methods (experiment), what the literature says (review)
- Your results and conclusions
• Also include visuals:
- Pictures, tables, graphs, etc.
• You can also bring in parts of your experiment or actual examples.
• Set up your display on the day of the fair and be available to answer the judges’ questions
RULES AND REGULATIONS:
• Make a sturdy display board. Two days before the fair, test it by setting it up to make sure it stands alone.
• Your display board should not exceed: width of 4 feet, depth of 2.5 feet, height of 5 feet.
• Do not bring animals to the fair. Bring photos instead.
• The fair will not provide access to electricity, gas, or water.
• The fair cannot be responsible for the loss of any items.
• You must remove your project at the end of the fair. We do not have storage space for unclaimed projects.