Minister Kevin Humphreys, TD visits SciFest@DIT
Christopher Carragher wins SciFest@SFI Discover Intel ISEF Grand Award
Rachel & Shannon Ní Dhonnachadha win trip to Long Night of Science in Berlin
Carol Farrell, SFI speaking at the launch of SciFest 2015
Aoife Dolan, Ellen Fitzgerald, Niamh Nyhan will compete in INESPO in The Hague
Dr Des Foley, GMIT speaking at the launch of SciFest 2015
Minister Kevin Humphreys, TD visits SciFest@DIT
Christopher Carragher wins SciFest@SFI Discover Intel ISEF Grand Award
Rachel & Shannon Ní Dhonnachadha win trip to Long Night of Science in Berlin
Carol Farrell, SFI speaking at the launch of SciFest 2015
Aoife Dolan, Ellen Fitzgerald, Niamh Nyhan will compete in INESPO in The Hague
Dr Des Foley, GMIT speaking at the launch of SciFest 2015

About SciFest

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SciFest is a series of one-day science fairs for second-level students hosted locally in schools and at regional level in the Institutes of Technology.

We are honoured to have President Michael D Higgins as sole Patron of SciFest - read more here.

SciFest 2014 Overview

SciFest International

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SciFest is affiliated to two of the largest international pre-college science fairs in the world: the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair (ISEF) and the International Environment and Sustainability Project Olympiad (INESPO). Students who reach the SciFest National Final compete for the opportunity to participate in these fairs and also to attend the Long Night of Science in Berlin.

 

Guidelines and Events

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The closing date for entries to SciFest@College 2015 is Friday 13 March 2015 except in the case of SciFest@NorthWest in St Mary's College, Derry, where the entry date is Friday 1 May.

 2015 entry guidelines for teachers and students can be accessed here.

Resources

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This site contains a wide range of resources for teachers and students in the form of a STEM fairs toolkit to support them in developing projects and in inquiry-based learning in general.

'Science Fairs in Ireland - Information for Teachers' - all you need to know about participating in a science fair in Ireland

SciFest Alumni

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Christopher Carragher, overall winner of SciFest 2014, was just one of five recent SciFest alumni to achieve success at the 2015 BTYSTE. Christopher shared the limelight with three other SciFest 2014 finalists Rachel Ní Dhonnachdha, Megan Duffy and Zoe McGirr. Completing the successful quintet were Conor Begley and Rian Cathgart.

 

Project Partners

         
           
    
 
 

 

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