Copyright CNSEF 2020

Due to the coronavirus pandemic response, this science fair was canceled for 2020.

The 2021 CNSEF Fair Will Be Held on February 24, 2021 in the Ponderosa Room at the University of Nebraska at Kearney.

Showcasing and Celebrating Nebraska Junior and Senior High School

Research & Engineering Projects



In order to qualify for this fair, you must be a Nebraska student in grades 6-12. The participant(s) must attend a school in which highway 281 either passes through that county or is West  of Highway 281 in Nebraska. Registration deadline is February 21, 2020 at 11:59 PM CST.



8:30 AM - Check in and Setup

8:50 AM - Welcome and Annoucements

9:00 AM - 1st Round Judging 

12:00 PM - Lunch Break

1:30 PM - Final Round Judging

1:30 PM - STEM Workshops

3:30 PM - Awards Ceremony


A science and engineering fair cannot be held without the financial and in-kind support of our generous partners. Please checkout the list of our partners and thank them if  you get the chance.