Annual Science, Mathematics and Technology Fair 2019

American University of Beirut, Faculty of Arts and Sciences, Department of Education

Education Students Society & Science and Mathematics Education Center

Twenty Fifth Annual Science, Mathematics and Technology Fair

April 6 & 7, 2019​

Registration is closed

The Education Students Society (ESS) and the Science and Mathematics Education Center are organizing the Twenty Fifth Annual Science, Mathematics and Technology Fair on the weekend of April 6 and 7, 2019, at the American University of Beirut. The Fair provides students from schools throughout Lebanon with the opportunity to share scientific, mathematical and technological projects with their peers from other schools.

The Fair aims to encourage and reinforce schools' efforts in:

  • Developing students' scientific and mathematical inquiry and critical thinking skills
  • Providing a relevant, hands-on, out-of-class dimension to science and mathematics instruction
  • Promoting creativity, initiative, collaborative skills, and independent thinking among students
  • Encouraging school / parent / student involvement in the learning process

We are inviting your school to participate in the Twenty Fifth Annual Science, Mathematics and Technology Fair. The deadline for schools to confirm participation by payment of fees (LL. 200,000) at SMEC office (Fisk Hall, Room 241) is November 30th, 2018.  Only twenty four schools can participate. Participation will be on first-come-first-serve basis.

Here you can find the Call for Participation

See Important Dates Below - Mark your calendar!

Friday, November 30, 2018   
4:00 p.m.​Deadline for confirming participation by payment of participation fees at SMEC Office (Fisk Hall, Room 241)
​Friday, February 8, 2019   4:00 p.m.
  • ​Deadline for submitting entry forms for participating projects

  • Deadline for submitting information about the vehicle and the driver (only registered vehicles can enter during the Fair)

​Friday, March 1st, 2019 
​4:00 p.m.
This is our deadline to provide final confirmation of participation of specific projects in light of our review of whether the projects meet the guidelines of the Fair, especially safety concerns.
Saturday, April 6, 2019 
  • ​10:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

  • 1:00 p.m.

  • 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

  • ​​Schools/students bring in and set-up projects

  • Opening Ceremony at Assembly Hall

  • Judging will take place. Students should be with their projects at three sharp so that judges can evaluate their work.

Sunday, April 7, 2019
  • ​12:00 p.m. to 1:00 p.m.

  • 1:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.

  • 2:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

  • ​​Closing ceremony at Assembly Hall

  • Announcing winning projects

  • Distribution of certificates, prizes, and awards

  • Only students and school representatives are allowed:


  • Fair is open to public (visiting schools, students, parents, the media, etc.)

  • Schools/students dismantle and remove projects