Participation Process

Welcome or welcome back to JDSTA Region 11 Science Fair! You are a critical player in this creative piece of science education. Click on the "Schedule of Events" for the TENTATIVE  NEW scehdule for the 2017 Regional Science Fair.  School listing by Session (A, B, or C) are listed on the "Schedule of Events" tab (on the left side under February Packet.)

Session A Session B Session C
7:00-10:15 AM 10:30-12:30 PM 1:30 - 3:30 PM

State Science Fair website is www.ijas.org. Under "Documents and Forms" you can find:

  • The Illinois Junior Academy of Science Policy and Procedure Manual
  • The Illinois Junior Academy of Science current mailing
  • Registration form and fee schedule
  • Information letter
  • Essay information

Region 11: All the information and materials you need can be found on this web site:

  • Registration Form (to participate in science fair you must pay a $100 fee to JDSTA as well as the state fee listed on their form)
  • State Agreement Form (students must commit to going to state if they qualify at the regional fair)
  • Guides for the two sessions of the fair -- project/design and paper/essay
  • Student Manual
  1. To assist you, several members of the executive board are willing to serve as mentors to answer questions and concerns. Contact information can be found on About Us.
  2. If you are a new administrator or a new sponsor, it would be beneficial to familiarize yourself with the material.
   Upcoming  Dates
Friday/Saturday
May 5th/6th
State Science Fair at
Northern, DeKalb,IL
Good Luck to All!
Papers/Projects
1:00 pm Friday/7:00 AM Saturday