An Open Letter to School Science Fairs Post-Hurricane Irma

Dear Principals and School-Based Science Fair Directors, As you welcome back students to school, and as students return to classrooms with stories, questions, and ideas associated with Hurricane Irma, we want to remind you that our Thomas A. Edison Regional Science and Inventors Fairs (TAERSIF) are OPEN for registration. Hurricanes and other natural disasters spur scientific research.  Just as scientists use their expertise …

NOW OPEN: 2018 School Registration for ALL Edison Fairs

The Thomas A. Edison Regional Science & Inventors Fairs is now accepting SCHOOL REGISTRATIONS for all regional STEM competitions, including: Thomas Alva Edison Kiwanis Regional Science & Engineering Fair, Thomas A. Edison Festival of Light Regional Inventors Fair, and Elementary Science Expo. CLICK event logo for School Registration Form In order to reserve sufficient space for your students, please complete …

NEW for 2018: Ask a Scientist

Students, are you in need of some assistance with your science or inventors fair project? Ask a scientist! Are you looking for expert advice on your research or engineering plans? Ask a scientist! Scientists from the Scientists Society of Southwest Florida are available to help you with your project. The Scientist Society of Southwest Florida is dedicated to helping students …

2018 Edison Fairs Schedule Announced

Fair dates and venues have been announced for our 2018 Thomas A. Edison Regional Science & Inventors Fairs program. January 20, 2018 Thomas Alva Edison Kiwanis Regional Science & Engineering Fair at Florida Gulf Coast University’s Alico Arena Thomas A. Edison Festival of Light Regional Inventors Fair at Florida Gulf Coast University’s Alico Arena May 12, 2018 Elementary Science Expo …

2017 Elementary Science Expo Results

13th Annual Elementary Science Expo, Saturday, May 13, 2017 For Immediate Release Contact – Re: Thomas A. Edison Regional Science & Inventors Fairs – Media inquiries to Jim Helms jimbhelms@hotmail.com or call 239-432-0970 Since 2005, Elementary Science Expo has served as a showcase event for K-5 students that competed in school-based science and inventors fair competitions. This event is open to …