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DEFINITION AND PURPOSE

The Dutchess County Regional Science Fair is affiliated with the International Science and Engineering Fair.

The purpose of the fair is threefold:

  • To stimulate in young people an active interest in science and engineering

  • To provide an educational experience through being exposed to the judges and other exhibits

  • To give public recognition to talented students for the work they have done

It is a competition based on the quality of projects done by the students, the results of which are reported through exhibits and oral presentations.