What is required for all projects:
Projects should NOT have the student’s names, teacher’s names or school name on the front of any component of the projects.
The read the complete for full details in the SEF Handbook 2018
1) Tri-fold board or Poster
2) Abstract: One per project (not required for K-2).
3) Handwritten notebook: One per student participant.
4) Hold Harmless for all students. (Link coming soon)
5) Is your project restricted project and needs pre-approval BEFORE you begin?
Page Updated 8/17/2017
Additional Details are located in the SEF Handbook 2018
The San Joaquin County Office of Education reserves the right to remove any project which it determines, presents offensive language or pictures as part of its display, journal or abstract. The SJCOE maintains reasonable security but is not responsible for lost or damaged displays, Displays which represent a danger to viewers will be removed. All research, experiments models, displays and surveys presented at the Science and Engineering Fair must comply with the California Dept. of Education Student Safety Manual (www.cde.ca.gov). This includes storage of chemicals, safety gear to be worn by students and compliance with the Ca. Ed.Code. The San Joaquin County Office of Education reserves the right to disqualify any projects that exhibit unsafe practices or behaviors or do not use proper personal protective equipment.
The San Joaquin County Office of STEM Programs reserves the right to disqualify any projects which exhibit unsafe practices.