Welcome to Region IV

The 2023 Region IV High School Science & Engineering Fair will be held in-person on Friday, March 3, 2023 at Tufts University. Please click on "How to Enter" for more details.

View all of our 2022 winners and projects here.

The following students represented the state and Region IV at the 2022 ISEF competition:

  • Eric Ge, Groton School, "A Robotic Hand Orthosis and Novel Automatic Brunnstrom Evaluation for Stroke Patients"

  • Junu Lee, Lexington HS, "Autism From Mars?: Decoding the Genetic Underpinning of Sex Bias in Autism Through Big Data Analysis"

  • Erin Kim, Phillips Academy, "A Novel Approach to Burn Wound Assessment: Analysis of Cell Packing Behavior in Wound Healing and Regeneration"

  • Kiley Conlon, Lowell High School, "Printing Our Future"

Eric Ge

Junu Lee

Erin Kim

Kiley Conlon

Check out all of the top projects on the 2022 Winners Page.

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The six Regional Science Fairs serve as qualifying competitions for the Regeneron International Science & Engineering Fair (ISEF) and the Massachusetts Science & Engineering Fair (MSEF). At the Region IV Competition, the top 3 projects are nominated for ISEF, and the top 40 projects advance to MSEF where the awards total over $500,000.

Are you a company or person interested in contributing to the Region IV Science Fair? If so, please contact the Region IV Director, Susan Schmidt at sschmidt@k12.somerville.ma.us to discuss the opportunities.

To learn how to enter the Region IV Fair, visit our HOW TO ENTER section.

The How-To RESOURCES section will help you through your science fair experience including presentations from MSEF and videos from the Archimedes Initiative.

Learn more about the Massachusetts Science & Engineering Fair

Learn more about the International Science & Engineering Fair