YES Fair Timeline at a Glance


2016 Fair Dates

February 23-25, 2016
Tuesday, February 23rd
  • All projects will setup between 8am to 6pm
Wednesday, February 24th
  • Judging day for all projects
  • 9-12 Judging Interviews will begin at 2:30pm (9-12 grade students must be at their projects)
Thursday, February 25th
  • Public Viewing will begin at 8:00am – 3:00pm
  • Awards Ceremony at 7:00pm
Fair Location

The Windemere Hotel & Conference Center
2047 South Highway 92
Sierra Vista, Arizona 85635

PROJECTS Involving HUMANS or VERTEBRATE Animals must have SRC or IRB Approval PRIOR to the Experiment (See YES Fair & ISEF Rulebook)

Recommended Entry Deadline for Projects involving Humans or Vertebrate Animals is December 11, 2015

Final Entry Deadline: February 1, 2016

The Intel International Science and Engineering Fair 2016 to be held in Phoenix, Arizona from May 8-13, 2016

Grant mid Dec 2015