7:00 a.m. Doors open for project set-up. Student advisors should obtain packets at the registration table. Students must remain in the Gym until receiving approval from the Display & Safety Committee. All projects must be ready for inspection no later than 8:15 a.m.
7:15 a.m. Display and Safety Committee begins inspecting projects. Students whose projects have been approved are to leave the project area until interviews at Noon.
8:30 a.m. Judges meet in Dakota Wesleyan’s Christen Family Wellness Center.
9:15 – 11:30 a.m. First Round of Judging. Students and advisors are excluded from the project area until Noon. Judges’ lunch is provided.
Noon – 2:30 p.m. Second round of judging – ALL PARTICIPANTS MUST STAND BY THEIR PROJECTS FOR INTERVIEWS. (Only student participants and judges are allowed in project area.)
12:15 p.m. The Fair Director and Assistant Director meets will all teachers/advisors in Knox Conference Room of Rollins Campus Center.
2:00 p.m. Projects are opened to the public until 5:00 p.m.
3:30 p.m. Presentation of awards begins in the Christen Family Recreation/Wellness Center.
5:00 – 5:30 p.m. Project teardown begins immediately following the Awards Ceremony. Note: Grand award winners, their advisors, and parent(s) will meet in CWC101 to discuss attendance at the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair in Los Angeles, CA May 14-19, 2017.