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The date for the 2015 TWU Science Fair has been announced! Join us Saturday, April 11th for the 26th Annual Science Fair!

The 2014 Science Fair Photo Album and Winner's Photo Album are available on Flickr!

And the Winners Are...

Second in Grade: Kindergarten

Philip Kiraly, "Hot Wheels Time Race"

Woodrow Wilson Elementary, Denton ISD

Best in Grade: Kindergarten

Lincoln Tuin, "Should an Iceman Wear Clothes?"

Cross Timbers, Azle ISD

Second in Grade: 1st Grade

Vance Tuin, "Thinking Outside the Box"

Cross Timbers, Azle ISD

Best in Grade: 1st Grade

Kalvin Johnson, "Strong Enough"

Souder Elementary, Everman ISD

Second in Grade: 2nd Grade

Siena Dickey, "How Far Will It Fly?"

Newton Razor Elementary, Denton ISD

Best in Grade: 2nd Grade

Cadence Morissette, "Better Butter"

Mambrino Elementary, Granbury ISD

Second in Grade: 3rd Grade

Averie Coffman, "Soggy Britches"

Brawner Intermediate, Granbury ISD

Best in Grade: 3rd Grade

Jacob Sanders, "Hear No Evil, See No Evil"

Harmony School of Business, Dallas

Best Group: Kindergarten - 3rd Grade Division

True Hughes and Brady Pomeroy, "How Clean is Clean?"

Acton Elementary, Granbury ISD

Best in Class: Kindergarten - 3rd Grade Division

Charlize Contreras, "Germaphobe"

Harmony School of Business, Dallas

Second in Grade: 4th Grade

Zane Drozda, "Hot Pot"

Paloma Creek Elementary, Denton ISD

Best in Grade: 4th Grade

Alex Call, "Oil Spill Clean Up"

Oakwoods School, Granbury ISD

Second in Grade: 5th Grade

Kelsey Ranton, "How Greasy Are Your Potato Chips?"

Monaco Elementary, Aubrey ISD

Best in Grade: 5th Grade

Cory Lyden, "Soda Panel"

Mambrino Elementary, Granbury ISD

Second in Grade: 6th Grade

Noelle Matherne, "More Game, Less Pain!"

SHAPE Academy, Homeschool

Best in Grade: 6th Grade

Lori Abalos, "Get a Grip"

Ferris Intermediate, Ferris ISD

Second in Grade: 7th Grade

Quinton Burton, "The Aerial Alternatives"

Finley Junior High, Waxahachie ISD

Best in Grade: 7th Grade

Mathios Mekbeb-Gillett, "Wind Wealth"

Harmony School of Innovation, Carrollton

Second in Grade: 8th Grade

Meera Sam, "Zap Crackle Mutate"

Legacy Preparatory, Richardson

Best in Grade: 8th Grade

Megha Vyakaranam, "Catalysis Paralysis Analysis"

Rice Middle School, Plano ISD

Second in Grade: 9th Grade

Brandon Whitworth, "Wall-Climbing Gloves"

Sanger High School, Sanger ISD

Best in Grade: 9th Grade

Danny Siu, "Is An 8-Character Password Long Enough to Protect Your Account?"

Lamar Highschool, Arlington ISD

Best Group: 4th-6th Grade Division

Corbin King and Austin Morgan, "The Stroop Effect"

Oakwood School, Granbury ISD

Best in Class: 4th-6th Grade Division

Colby Keen, "Mammatus Cloud"

Brockett Elementary, Aubrey ISD 

Best in Class: 7th-9th Grade Division

Philip Bolton, "Influence of Ionized Water on Plant Growth"

Harmony School of Innovation, Carrollton

Congratulations to all of our 2014 winners, and thank you to all of our participants, donors, volunteers, and judges for making this year's Science Fair possible!

The TWU Science Fair is presented by the College of Arts and Sciences and the Chemistry and Biology departments.

2014 Science Fair - Saturday, April 12, 2014 from 8:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.

The fair is an exciting community outreach event that showcases young talent, hard work, creativity, and achievement in the scientific field. This event is open to all students in public, private, parochial, and home school students in grades K-9.


Application Deadline: April 3rd, 2015 at 5:00 pm


  • Entrance fee must be included with first two pages of the project form in order to be processed. Incomplete forms and unpaid submissions will not be processed. Fees are non-refundable.
    Make checks Payable to: Texas Woman's University

  • Submit forms and payment to:
    TWU Science Fair
    P.O. Box 425437
    Denton, TX 76204
    Fax #: (940) 898-3366: attn. Anna Ryan, Project Coordinator 
    You may also scan and email your forms to:
    If your school requires a W-9, please fax to 940-898-3519.

  • Online Payment will be available Spring 2015.

  • Please be sure to submit all the required paperwork in addition to your payment.

Rules & Procedures


TWU Science Fair will take place Saturday, April 11th, 2015 

  • Science Fair Schedule [pdf] (with campus map)
    • Kindergarten - 3rd Grade
      •  7:45am -  9:30am    Check-in & Exhibit Set-up
      •  9:30am - 12:00pm   Student Activities & Tours
      • 11:00am - 12:00pm  KEM Club Magic Show
      • 12:00pm -  1:00pm  Awards Assembly
      •   1:00pm -  2:00pm  Project Pick-up
        (All projects must be picked up by 2pm)
    • 4th – 9th Grade
      • 2:00pm – 3:00pm   Check-in & Exhibit Set-up
      • 3:00pm – 5:00pm   Student Activities & Tours
      • 4:00pm – 5:00pm   KEM Club Magic Show
      • 5:00pm – 5:30pm   Awards Assembly
      • 5:30pm – 6:30pm   Project Pick-up
        (All projects must be picked up by 6:30pm)
  • Please note that we are currently unable to provide lunch for participants. However: snacks will be available for purchase in Pioneer Hall and a list of nearby restaurants (on and off-campus) will be available at our information desk.


  • TWU Campus Map
    Pioneer Hall on the TWU Denton Campus
  • TWU Parking Map
    Areas marked "Black" or All Decal Parking permissible - Science Fair located in Pioneer Hall, Building 79 on TWU maps


Anna Ryan, Project Coordinator or 940.898.3325

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