01-dc-stem-fair-logo-full-colorThe DC STEM Fair is the premier student competition in the District of Columbia. The secondary fair is open to 6th-12th grade public, public charter, parochial, private, and home school students. This event brings together students from all eight wards to create, problem-solve, and innovate. The elementary fair is open to students in grades 3-5.


The DC STEM Fair is brought to you by our generous sponsors:

Sponsor logos
2017 Secondary Fair Dates:
  • January 11- Registration opens (www.dcstemfair.org)
  • February 24, 2017-Registration Cutoff
  • March 11, 2017- Secondary STEM Fair
  • March 13, 2017- Awards Ceremony at Carnegie Science (1530 P St., NW)

2016 Secondary Fair Schedule:

Fair Schedule at-a-Glance
2017 Elementary Fair Dates:
  • April 4, 2017- Registration opens (www.dcstemfair.org)
  • May 18, 2017-Registration Cutoff
  • June 3, 2017- Elementary STEM Fair


Thank you to everyone who helped make the 2016 Secondary and Elementary DC STEM Fairs a success!