The California State Science Fair is the final science fair of the academic year for students throughout the State of California in grades 6 - 12, serving California's future scientists since 1952. It is hosted by the California Science Center (formerly, the California Museum of Science and Industry).
The 66th annual California State Science Fair is being held in the California Science Center on April 24-25, 2017. This year there were 927 participants from 400 schools throughout the State who presented 814 projects while competing for awards totaling $60,000.
Special thanks go to the following organizations for their generous donations and volunteer efforts.
Gilead Sciences, Inc.
THE MUSES of the California Science Center Foundation
The Ralph M. Parsons Foundation
Southern California Gas Company
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