Regional Science & Engineering Expo

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Secondary Science and Engineering Expo Information

  • Secondary Science Fair Resource Guide

    ISEF Rules & Guidelines

    ISEF Rules & Guidelines - Spanish

    AACPS Categories & Subcategories

    Important information about AACPS Science Expo Policies   

    Anne Arundel County Public Schools Regional Science and Engineering Expo and the Innovators of Science and Engineering Challenge are in full compliance with the Student Handbook and Anne Arundel County Public School policies as well as the International Rules and Guidelines of the International Science and Engineering Fair.

    This means students will not do research related to the following topics unless they are a student working in a Regulated Research or Industrial Setting supervised by a qualified scientist and having appropriate form approval BEFORE beginning research.

    No student should begin any research project before being approved by the classroom teacher. Depending on the topic, some projects will need review by the School Scientific Review Committee or the School Level Institutional Review Board.

    • Alcohol & Tobacco
    • Blood, Blood Products or other dangerous biological agents
    • DEA-controlled Substances
    • Firearms and Explosives
    • Hazardous Chemicals
    • Hazardous Devices
    • Prescription Drugs
    • Radiation

    For further information for secondary students and required forms and committee approvals, please contact the Office of Science at 410-222-5451.



    Click here to view the AACPS Science Resource Guide.

    Haga clic aquí para ver la Guía de recursos científicos de la AACPS en español

2023-24 Regional Science & Engineering Expo

Student Registration Process

Important Documents

  • 2023-24 Important Dates

    January 12, 2024 - Online Registration Deadline

    January 12, 2024 - All forms must be uploaded to Brightspace

    February 2, 2024- Final Day to have all paperwork finalized and project presentation materials submitted

    February 24, 2024 - 2024 AACPS Regional Science and Engineering Expo Judging and Presentations

    •  Virtual for all students.  (Morning session)            

    •  In-person by invitation.  (Afternoon session)   Southern High School, Harwood, MD

    March 2, 2024  - Snow Day for 2024 AACPS Regional Science and Engineering Expo Judging and Presentations

    March 12, 2024- 2024 AACPS Regional Science and Engineering Expo Awards Ceremony - Southern High School, Harwood, MD