Manage your science fair's affiliation with Society for Science & the Public with the Affiliated Fair Dashboard. In the Dashboard you can complete Broadcom MASTERS affiliation, ISEF affiliation, file required reports on your fair operations, manage your Official Party for ISEF, and download invoices and/or pay by credit card.
If you are interested in exploring the requirements for becoming an affiliated fair, please review the Guidelines for Affiliation.
Dates & Deadlines for the 2019-2020 Fair Cycle
By August 15, 2019
Affiliation available through the Fair Dashboard
September 27 - 29, 2019
Research Teacher's Conference. Society staff in office will be limited.
October 2, 2019
Deadline for affiliation. Please note that the affiliation fee is not due at this time; payment of the affiliation fee may be deferred until Feb. 7, 2020.
October 25 - 30, 2019
Broadcom MASTERS Finals Week. Society staff will not be in the office.
As fairs affiliate, the Regional Awards materials will be made available online through Fair Dashboard. There will not be a physical mailing this year. Links to SRC rules and guidelines will also be e-mailed electronically to regional SRC members.
November 21, 2019, 1 PM ET
General and Subblock Housing for ISEF 2020 opens.
January 1, 2020
ISEF Official Party Registration available in the Fair Dashboard
Your Fair Date + 12 Calendar Days
Deadline to submit Finalist Questionnaire and Official Party Registration
February 1, 2020
Broadcom MASTERS application opens for nominees.
February 7, 2020
Affiliation fees due.
March 5-11, 2020
Regeneron Science Talent Institute. Society staff will not be in the office.
April 5, 2020
Last date to hold an ISEF affiliated fair. Regional fairs that feed into state fairs should coordinate the date of their fairs with the state.
May 10-15, 2020
ISEF 2020 in Anaheim, California
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