SVSEF PROJECT REGISTRATION IS OPEN FOR ALL MORGAN HILL, GILROY, AND SAN MARTIN 5TH-8TH GRADERS UNTIL DECEMBER 15, 2022! ALL PROJECTS REQUIRE REVIEW (SRC); read the UNACCEPTABLE PROJECTS page BEFORE entering your project, verify you have complied, then click here to register:
Want to learn more about SVSEI, especially our STEM fair, SVSEF? Click here for our fair manager's interview on the Morgan Hill Chamber of Commerce Quick 5. Click here for more details on the reference example dominos science experiment.
How does SVSEF differ from the county competition, the Synopsys Championship? Click here to download the virtual clinic presentation.
STEM Night at the Morgan Hill Community and Cultural Center - December 16, 6-8PM
Join us at the Morgan Hill CCC to learn about SVSEI, SVSEF, and do some hands-on STEAM activities.
Did SRC tell you it's not safe to do your project at home? Or are you stuck or just need project help? Come to one of our two mentoring days at Anaerobe Systems, 15906 Concord Circle, Morgan Hill, for consultation with one of our subject area specialists and/or to work on your project.
All students attending must have registered their projects prior to signing up for this opportunity. A parent or parent designee must accompany each student attending AND ALL students attending MUST sign up here due to space limitations:
November 4, 2022 - Application opens for 2023 South Valley Science and Engineering Fair
November 7- Virtual Synopsys Championship student clinic, 6:30PM
November 22- FINAL deadline for all Synopsys Championship projects needing SRC/IRB
December 6 - Virtual SVSEF student clinic, 7PM
December 11- SVSEF Information and Resource Session, noon
December 15- SVSEF Registration closes
December 16 - STEM Night at Morgan Hill CCC
January 8 -SVSEF Workday #1, 9AM-1PM (pre-registration required)
January 14, 2023 - SVSEF Workday #2, 9AM-1PM (pre-registration required)
January 17 - FINAL deadline for all Synopsys Championship applications
February 8 - SVSEF student project check-in at Live Oak High School Gym, 4-8PM
February 9- SVSEF student judging at Live Oak High School Gym, 3:30-5:30PM
February 9- SVSEF student (light) dinner, voting for People's Choice Award
February 9- Live Oak Gym opens to public
February 9 - SVSEF award ceremony, 6:15-6:45 PM
March 8-9 - Synopsys Championship
To promote youth engagement in STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art, and math) through both community outreach and by providing a safe, inclusive STEM competition for 5th-8th grade students in Morgan Hill, Gilroy, and San Martin.
The 2023 South Valley Science and Engineering Fair will be held February 9, 2023, at Live Oak High School, 1505 E. Main Ave., Morgan Hill, CA, 95037.