Need an idea to get you started on your science fair project?

Pick a category that interests you and explore the sample topics and project ideas generated by local scientists. You can use one of these project ideas or maybe one of them will inspire to come up with your own project topic.

Find more project ideas in the Resource Center.


  • The best source for building a levee.
  • Saving energy through solar cooking.
  • The effects of bridge geometry on tensile strength.
  • Comparing the power consumption vs. lumen output of compact fluorescent vs. incandescent lighting.