Registration is Open!!

February 6, 2018

Animal Adventure FriendAct fast!! …not like our Animal Adventure friend here from last year’s afternoon workshop.

It is time to register for the Southern Tier Scholastic Science Fair (STSSF) taking place on Saturday, March 17th!! The student registration form is now available and can be accessed by navigating to the Student Online Registration page. Please be aware that this form will not be submitted until you click on the “Submit” button at the bottom of the online registration form. Also, please note that students must register by Tuesday, March 6th to receive a free STSSF T-shirt! Late registrants will be accepted up until the late registration deadline of Sunday, March 11th.

Judge registration is open as well! Our judge registration form and other information for judges can be found in the Judges section of this site.


Happy Holidays!

December 26, 2017

As a New Year approaches, we know that many diehard science enthusiasts’ First Order of business will be working on an innovative new project for this year’s 16th Annual STSS Fair on Saturday, March 17th.

We offer no Resistance. Updates for this year’s student registration are already under way and will be live shortly. Tune in again soon and watch for updates on our Facebook page.

In the mean time, we hope you all enjoy the remaining holiday festivities!

Happy New Year!

2018 Southern Tier Scholastic Science Fair

September 8, 2017

Attention: All students in grades 5 through 12…


The Southern Tier Scholastic Science Fair is coming to SUNY Broome on Saturday, March 17, 2018.

The Registration Deadline will be March 11, 2018.

… over $2000 in prizes!

Stay tuned… More information will be posted soon.

For more info contact Phyllis O’Donnell at

2017 Awards & Photos

March 21, 2017

Fair photos from this past weekend are now available! Click here for a look at the full day of events… judges meeting students with their projects, the Solar Simulations workshops as they unfolded, Jordan Patch’s Animals, fun with liquid nitrogen, and the final award ceremony. Select 2017 STSSF Awards to see a list of student participants and medals/awards they received.

Participants may not have seen Charlize Slusser, as she was invisible, but the art of photography can reveal things such as this.

Thank you for a Great Fair!

March 18, 2017

Lovely Abiey Kohnke dons this year’s latest corn snake fashion craze during Jordan Patch’s Animal Adventure visit to the 2017 Science Fair.

It was a great day at the 2017 STSSF! Thanks to all of the students, teachers, parents, sponsors and volunteers who made the 2017 Southern Tier Scholastic Science Fair a wonderful success! Please check back within the next day or two for 1) the 2017 Awards Spreadsheet of student participants and medals/awards received and 2) a link to the photos from this year’s fair!

Feel free to click Sign Me Up on the right side of this page to receive an automatic notification when the awards list and photos are ready as well as an email when any other posts are made to the Science Fair blog.

Only three days away!

March 15, 2017

We hope everyone is safe and sound after getting all this snow!

If anyone has any lingering questions as the fair approaches, feel free to check out our new FAQ page. If your question is not found listed there, don’t hesitate to Contact Us.

See all student registrants this Saturday March 18th!

Today is the Last Day to Register!

March 12, 2017

We await a whole new set of projects!

Students, we are as excited as you for the 15th Annual Southern Tier Scholastic Science Fair.

Check our previous posts for information on our morning and afternoon workshops, but most importantly… be sure to register your project by the end of the day today, if you haven’t done so already. Today is the last day of registration!

See our student registration page – registration will close at midnight tonight.