Welcome to Region IV
The 2014 Region IV Science Fair was held on Saturday, March 15th, 2014.
winner was Mark Landergan from Newburyport High School with his project entitled Teachable Robotic Arm. Mark can been seen to the right with 2nd place winner (and 2013 winner) Erica Budina from Medford High School with her project: Endothelial Differentiation of ckit+ Cardiac Progenitor Cells in Extracellular Matrix-Fibrin Hybrid Hydrogel Scaffolds.
Mark and Erica will both move on to the Massachusetts State Science and Engineering Fair along with 40 other representatives of Region IV. By finishing in the top two, Mark and Erica also automatically advance to the INTEL International Science and Engineering Fair in Los Angeles.
Check out all of the top projects on the 2014 Winners Page.
The 2014 Massachusetts Region IV Science Fair, sponsored by the Tufts University, the Rotary Club of Somerville, DistriGas and the Somerville School District will be held in the Somerville High School Field House on Saturday, March 15th. The six Regional Science Fairs serve as qualifying competitions for the Massachusetts State Science Fair to be held at MIT in May of 2014. At the 2014 Region IV Competition the first 41 placements received over $5,000 in awards and advanced to the State Competition where the awards this year will total over $175,000. Are you a company or person interested in contributing to the Region IV Science Fair? If so check out the variety of ways that you can sponsor the Region IV Fair.
Please make sure all forms are completed where necessary. If you are not sure what needs to be done, visit our HOW TO ENTER section, or contact Chris Angelli in the Somerville High School Science Department.
We have a new How-To RESOURCES section to help you through your science fair experience including presentations from MSSEF and videos from the Archimedes Initiative (http://archimedesinitiative.org).
If you are ready and your school has paid for students to participate,
CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR THE REGION IV FAIR ONLINE.
For any questions regarding the Science Fair, contact Chris Angelli.
For more information about the Massachusetts State Science Fair visit http://www.scifair.com/
Mail SRC Forms to
Chris Angelli, SRC Chair
c/o Somerville High School
81 Highland Ave
Somerville, MA 02143