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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 …

2017 International Science Fair Results

For Immediate Release Contact – Re: Thomas A. Edison Regional Science & Inventor Fairs– Media inquiries to Jim Helms jimbhelms@hotmail.com or call 239-432-0970 Students from the Kiwanis Science and Engineering Fair compete successfully at International Science Fair in Los Angeles Finalists from the 60th Annual Thomas Alva Edison Kiwanis Science and Engineering Fair participated at the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair …

2017 State Science Fair Winners

Students from Charlotte and Lee Counties excel at State Science Fair where SW Florida Grand Prize Winner explains “Why I Hate Science Fair” For Immediate Release Contact – Re: State Science Fair Winners from Southwest Florida – Media inquiries to Jim Helms jimbhelms@hotmail.com or call 239-432-0970 32 Finalists from the 60th Annual Thomas Alva Edison Kiwanis Science and Engineering Fair participated …

Alumni Spotlight: Raheen Bush (2007)

The Thomas Alva Edison Kiwanis Science and Engineering Fair celebrated its 60th anniversary in 2017. Many have asked what happens to those students who compete successfully. Raheen Bush’s story is a fine example of growth and development driven in no small part by the early science fair experience of participants. Raheen said recently that one of the most satisfying events …