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Charlotte Michulak
Charlotte Michulak

Charlotte Michaluk is one of the top 30 finalists for this year's Broadcom Masters competition. She was one of two students that made it to the Top 300 Broadcom Masters from the Mercer Science and Engineering Fair. They are Antonia Comaniciu, a 7th grade student at Thomas R. Grover Middle School in West Windsor, and Charlotte Michaluk, an 8th grade student at Timberlane Middle School in Pennington, New Jersey. Antonia's project is Novel Seasonal Prediction of Atlantic Hurricanes Using Neural Networks. Charlotte's project is Simulating Slipping Snails: Mitigating Climate Change and Oceanborne Invasive Species Transport with Biomimicry. You can view their projects on this site.

Time to get moving. The 2021 Mercer Science and Engineering Fair will be held in March 2021 so start work on you projects now. The event will be online-only as we did in 2020. We are still affiliated with the Regeneron International Science and Engineering Fair (ISEF) which will be a virtual event in May. We will also have support for school science fairs. Teachers can contact us for details.

The 2020 Regeneron Talent Search has wrapped up. This year, one of the top 40 finalists was Sonja Michaluk our Grand Prize winner.

The 2020 Mercer Science and Engineering Fair results are now available for download. You can also view all the 2020 MSEF projects.

We are getting more local news coverage about our virtual fair including this article by Nicole Viviano at Community News. The article, Mercer Science and Engineering Fair moves online due to COVID-19, highlights our winners like the top three senior division winners:

2020 MSEF Grand Prize and Talent Search finalist
Sonja was also a top 40 finalist in the 2020 Regeron Science Talent Search.

Latest Fair Info

You can start working on your project for the 2021 Mercer Science and Engineering Fair now.

Junior and Senior Division students should be filling out their ISEF forms now before you start your experiments. You may want to have your project precertified. Also check out Changes for MSEF 2021.

Current Fairs

Event: Robot Design Competition
Event: Robot Design Competition
Dates
Registration
Fri, May 1 - Sun, Oct 18 2020, All day
Judging
Sat, Oct 24 2020, All day
Event: Elementary Division 2021
Event: Elementary Division 2021
Dates
Registration
Sat, Aug 1 2020 - Sun, Mar 14 2021, All day
Event: Junior Division 2021
Event: Junior Division 2021
Dates
Registration
Sat, Aug 1 2020 - Sun, Mar 7 2021, All day
Event: Senior Division 2021
Event: Senior Division 2021
Dates
Registration
Sat, Aug 1 2020 - Sun, Mar 7 2021, All day
Appllcation must be finalized by this date
Precertification
Sat, Aug 1 2020 - Sun, Jan 31 2021, All day
Optional for biological, animal and human subject projects
Student Interviews
Mon, Mar 1 - Sat, Mar 20 2021, All day
Students will have a slot scheduled during this period

Fair Projects

Affiliated Fairs

Affiliated Fairs