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Why Participate in a Science Competition

In the What's in It For Me? video from the Archimedes Initiative, science fair students talk about the educational and personal rewards of participating in science competitions.

Science Buddies has additional resources to teach you more about science competitions and the benefits of completing a science fair project:

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Try Out Some of These Fun Science Activities

Science Buddies isn't just for science fairs! Try out some of our new science activities and have some fun exploring science anytime.

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Science Fair Project Guide

From coming up with a strong hypothesis to performing your tests to setting up your display board, our Project Guide is a step-by-step resource for participating in a science fair.

Project Kits Now Available!

Science Buddies is now offering project kits for some of our most popular project ideas. Pick a project and order all of your supplies with the click of a button!

Advanced Project Guide

Science Buddies' Advanced Project Guide takes you beyond the school science fair and helps you prepare for top science competitions.

Advanced Science Competitions

Learn more about top high school science competitions, such as the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair (ISEF), the Siemens Competition, and others.