The Northern Indiana Regional Science and Engineering Fair will take place Saturday (March 20) at Stepan Center at the University of Notre Dame. The event is open to the public at 1 p.m.
The fair will feature some 250 projects created by students in grades four through 12 from public and private schools in St. Joseph, Elkhart, Fulton and Marshall counties.
More than 130 special awards will be presented to participants, including an all-expense-paid trip to the International Science and Engineering Fair in Portland, Ore., in May to the top two high school winners. The awards ceremony will begin at 2:45 p.m. and will feature remarks by U.S. Rep. Chris Chocola, R-Ind.