General Lab Information

Suffolk County Schools

This in-person competition is for Kindergarten through sixth grade students in Suffolk County who have already won their school science fair competition. Homeschool students from Suffolk County are also eligible if they have won a science fair competition run by an official homeschool organization. Homeschool competitions must have at least 10 projects to be eligible to submit their winners.

How Do I Register?

The science fair coordinator for your school will register the winners of their competition. All registrations and projects must be submitted after your school science fair, but before the deadline of May 3, 2024. If you are a coordinator, please remember to register and submit your students' projects.

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Suffolk County Awards

Suffolk County participants will bring their projects to Brookhaven National Laboratory on Saturday, June 8, 2024 to showcase them. First place and honorable mention awards for each grade level will be announced at awards ceremonies in our auditorium throughout the day.

Teachers: Be a Science Fair Judge!

Please consider participating as a judge. All projects are judged by both a Brookhaven National Laboratory staff member and a teacher. If you are interested in volunteering, please email All judging for the competition will be done online in May.

Important Dates

January 1, 2024 General registration opens
May 3, 2024 General registration closes
Project Showcase & Awards Ceremony at Brookhaven National Laboratory
  • June 8, 2024 at 9:00 a.m. — 3:00 p.m.

Competition Information