General Information

What’s New for 2025:

  • The Junior Division Forms have been modified and now have one two-sided document that replaces the ISEF Forms.
  • Senior Division projects can email forms to their local SRC and IRB members through STEM Wizard.
  • No handwritten forms will be accepted. All forms and documents must be completed electronically and then uploaded to the necessary areas in STEM Wizard.
  • All signatures must be original signatures. No typed form signatures will be accepted.
  • All Schools and students should begin their registration no later than December 1, 2024.
  • All Schools/Districts advancing projects to SEFH must finalize their online registration, have students confirm their categories, and submit their projects to the SRC through STEM Wizard on or before January 22, 2025.

Signatures on Forms and Documents

  • All signatures must be original signatures. No typed form signatures will be accepted.

Form and Document Completion

  • All forms must be typed. No handwritten filings will be accepted.

Individual and team projects

  • Students may conduct a science project individually or in teams (max 3 students/team.) Students participating on a team must compete in their appropriate division, either senior (9-12) or junior (6-8).
  • Team members must all compete within the same division and shall not be separated to compete in different divisions.
  • Students from different school districts may not join to form teams.
  • Team membership cannot be changed during a given research year unless there are extenuating circumstances and the local SRC reviews and approves the change, including converting a team project to an individual project or vice versa.

Regeneron ISEF Rule Changes and Updates

Dates and Schedule for 2024:

SEFH 2025 Schedule:


  • SEFH Seminar – September 28, 2024
    • Registration link coming soon!
  • Registration in STEM Wizard – Site to open on September 2024!


  • Project Finalization and Advancement to SEFH – January 22, 2025, 5:00 PM
  • SEFH SRC Review Begins – January 23, 2025
  • SRC Finalization, all projects must be cleared to compete at SEFH no later than February 03, 2025, by 5:00 PM.


  • Project Check-in
    • All projects must check in between 2:00 PM – 7:00 PM, February 14, 2025
  • Opening Ceremony – February 15, 2025
    • 8:30 am – 9:00 am
    • All students should arrive no later than 8:15 am.
  • Judging Begins – February 15, 2025
    • 9:10 am
  • Awards Ceremony – February 15, 2025
    • 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
    • Open to all.

Project Deadlines:

  • All registration is to be completed online through STEM Wizard.
  • At-large fairs should deactivate students who will not participate in SEFH by January 22, 2025, at 5:00 p.m.
  • Sub-Fairs must promote students before the deadline of January 22, 2025, at 5:00 p.m.
  • All students advancing to SEFH MUST BE finalized by 5:00 p.m. on January 22, 2025.

January 22, 2025, 5:00 PM

January 24, 2025, 5:00 PM

January 24, 2025, 5:00 PM

Directions and Parking for 2024:


We’re moving to the Fort Bend Epicenter!

28505 Southwest Fwy, Rosenberg, TX 77471