Stipends, Office Hours & Workshops

Office Hours, Work Shops & Grants

Educator Stipends

  • FRSEF Educator Stipends are available to educators within the FRSEF territory.
  • All educators are encouraged to apply, even those without students participating in the FRSEF. Stipends in values of up to $500 to help educators provide resources to enable excellence in research.
  • Applications for Round 1 of stipends closes on October 31, 2021.
    • Limited number of stipends are available, apply early!
    • A second round of stipends is dependent upon remaining funding.
  • Requirement to fulfill stipend: a picture of the purchase and a short paragraph on how you were able to use it.
    • Due by April 1, 2022.
  • Apply Today

Student Project Stipends

  • FRSEF Project Stipends are available to Junior and Senior division participants.
  • All students are encouraged to apply. Stipends in values of up to $200 for Juniors and up to $400 for Seniors may be awarded to provide resources for students to enable excellence in their research.
  • Limited number of stipends are available, apply early! (when max number of stipends are awarded, application will be removed from the website)
  • Applications are reviewed the first of the month.
  • Apply Today

Classroom Visits - Request Yours Today

  • Virtual and in-person visits available (1 - 3 hours)
  • Visit content can be tailored to you and your students' needs.
    • Kickoffs
    • Ideation / Project Workshopping
    • Reviews
  • Interactive activities to do a sample project from start - to -finish
    • 2021 / 2022 activity - paper airplane

Sign up by emailing: director@flintsciencefair.org

Student Workshops & Courses

Crash Course: Measurements, Sensors and Data Logging  course page
2021 - Oct 21, 28 November 4, 11, 18
Registration open until October 5
  • Learn the skills to collect data for your project.
    • How to measure your experiment and design.
    • Learn about sensors and different sensor types.
    • How does a data logger work?
    • Learn to use an Arduino as a data logger.
  • Receive the hardware to collect data for your project.
    • All participants receive an Arduino, data logging shield and sensors to measure your projects!
  • Open to students in grades 8-12 from across the FRSEF.
  • Course is five 75 minute sessions via Zoom.
  • Students who complete the course receive a certificate.
  • Limited number of participants.
Crash Course: Data Analysis & Presentation
2022 - February 26
Registration open until February 21
  • Learn how to analyze and present data well.
  • Open to students in grades 8-12 from across the FRSEF.
  • Course is one 3-hour session via Zoom.
  • Students who complete the course receive a certificate.
Inspiration, Invention & Innovation - Online Course
  • Online course for learning the engineering process, including complete lesson plans
  • Will be available on the FRSEF website Fall 2021