Virtual Fair Paperwork

Paperwork from the Regeneron International Science and Engineering Fair must be uploaded into your Zfairs account by January 22, 2021. To create a Zfairs account, go here. If your project involves human participants, vertebrate animals, or hazardous materials, you should complete the ISEF Rules Wizard to determine if you must have your project reviewed by our Scientific Review Committee before your can begin your project. The Rochester Regional Science and Engineering Fair (RRSEF) follows the rules and guidelines of ISEF.

Middle School Paperwork Requirements

All paperwork signatures must be dated before your project start date. If your project requires SRC review, all but the abstract form should be uploaded to Zfairs before your SRC session. Sign up for an SRC session here.

  1. Checklist for Adult Sponsor (1) – question 4 helps indicate if SRC review is needed

  2. ISEF Student Checklist (1A)

  3. Research Plan or Project Summary Instructions

  4. Approval Form (1B)

  5. ISEF 21 Categories Abstract Form - filled out after experimentation ends

  6. Projects with Human Subjects: Form 4, including A) a copy of surveys or questionnaires given to subjects and B) an informed consent form to be used if required by SRC review

High School Paperwork Requirements

All paperwork signatures must be dated before your project start date. If your project requires SRC review, all but the abstract form should be uploaded to Zfairs before your SRC session. Sign up for an SRC session here.

  1. Checklist for Adult Sponsor (1) – question 4 helps indicate if SRC review is needed

  2. ISEF Student Checklist (1A)

  3. Research Plan or Project Summary Instructions

  4. Approval Form (1B)

  5. ISEF 21 Categories Abstract Form - filled out after experimentation ends

If applicable to your project, the following paperwork must be dated before the start of your project and uploaded into Zfairs before your review session with the Scientific Review Committee .

If applicable to your project, the following paperwork requires signatures dated after your experimentation has ended. The documents should be uploaded into Zfairs before January 22, 2021.