Citation Guide

Every research project submitted to the Terra regional science fairs requires proper citations. For junior level projects and topic presentations, we recommend using MLA Citations. For senior level research/engineering projects that are ISEF eligible we recommend APA citations. This Junior Level Citation Guide will assist in the citation process for junior level projects, using MLA formatting. … Continue reading Citation Guide

Terra Fairs Registration Now Open!

Registration for the Terra Regional Science Fairs in Rochester and Potsdam opens, today, November 20, 2018. You can view the PowerPoint below for a step-by-step guide on how to register for the Terra Fairs. Terra hosts fairs in 4 locations across New York State, in Buffalo, Potsdam, Olean, and Rochester. For more information about each … Continue reading Terra Fairs Registration Now Open!

First Issue of IJHSR is Available!

The first issue of the International Journal of High School Research is now available to view online! Students who submit Senior Level projects to their local Terra Science & Engineering Fairs are eligible to submit their work for publication in the International Journal of High School Research! Register for the Terra Rochester-Finger Lakes Science & … Continue reading First Issue of IJHSR is Available!


At each Terra Regional Science Fair, students will be expected to present their work to a number of judges. It's important to have all the correct information on your display board, be well-versed in your research, and well-rehearsed in your presentation, but that's not all the judges are looking for. Find out what some judges … Continue reading Judging

Showing of National Geographic’s “Science Fair”!

Allendale Columbia School is showing the National Geographic Documentary, Science Fair on January 30, 2019 at 6:30 pm. The documentary is centered on the lives of nine students from all across the world who are traveling to one place to compete in Intel's International Science and Engineering Fair. Students who participate in any of the four … Continue reading Showing of National Geographic’s “Science Fair”!