SciFest students Conor Foy and Paul Clarke win top awards at Intel ISEF 2014
Intel ISEF: World's largest international pre-college science competition
Intel ISEF: 1800 students, 70 countries, $3 million prize fund
Conor Foy: Experimental Mechanics award and overall category award
Paul Clarke: Mathematics award
SciFest winning team at Intel ISEF 2014
SciFest students Conor Foy and Paul Clarke win top awards at Intel ISEF 2014
Intel ISEF: World's largest international pre-college science competition
Intel ISEF: 1800 students, 70 countries, $3 million prize fund
Conor Foy: Experimental Mechanics award and overall category award
Paul Clarke: Mathematics award
SciFest winning team at Intel ISEF 2014

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 2013 Overview

SciFest Award Winners

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SciFest national award winners go on to gain international recognition at the prestigious Intel ISEF 2014 in Los Angeles, winning no fewer than three awards. The two students were Conor Foy, Coláiste Chiaráin, Croom, Co. Limerick and Paul Clarke, St Paul’s College, Raheny, Dublin. 

Guidelines and Events

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The closing date for entries to SciFest@College 2015 is Friday 13 March 2015.

 Provisional entry guidelines for teachers and students and a sample entry form can be accessed here.

Dates and contacts for the 2015 SciFest@College science fairs will also be posted here as they become available.

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

Sponsors and Special Awards

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The main sponsors of SciFest are SFI Discover, Intel Ireland and Boston Scientific. SciFest is entirely dependent on sponsorship to implement its programme of science fairs in schools and in the institutes of technology. SciFest therefore gratefully acknowledges the contributions of all the companies and organisations that make the programme possible.  

SciFest in the Media

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SciFest received 290 media placements in first six months of 2014. The majority of these were in the print media but the project also featured in radio and TV broadcasts and in online media. A selection of published material can be accessed by clicking on Read more below.

 

 

Project Partners

         
           
    
 
 

 

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