Metropolitan Science and Engineering Fair, Inc.
Metropolitan Science & Engineering Fair (MSEF) provides a venue for all grade 6-12 students to showcase their own investigations of STEM concepts that contribute to the understanding of our world and universe. Projects are judged by area college instructors and practicing professionals in the project's field. MSEF serves as the regional qualifier for the Nebraska Junior Academy's (NJAS) state science fair. The top 6 MSEF projects from each division will compete in the NJAS Science Fair competition. The top projects at NJAS are invited to present and be published by the American Junior Academy of Sciences.
- 274 students registered to compete at the 2023 fair, with 243 projects representing 10 high schools and 12 middle schools
- MSEF consists entirely of volunteer leadership from area schools, universities, professional STEM organizations and STEM businesses
- Our goal is to encourage student research in science, technology, engineering and mathematics concepts.