The Festival is just one year away!!!
In just one year, you can attend the largest celebration of STEM for FREE! On April 16-17, 2016, the 4th USA Science & Engineering Festival returns to the nation's capital along with some of your favorite performers and hands-on exhibits! Next April, Sneak Peek Friday, open to schools, homeschoolers and military families, returns on April 15th and the 2016 X-STEM Symposium kicks off the celebration on April 14th!
We are thrilled to welcome back sponsors and exhibitors including Founding and Presenting Host Lockheed Martin and their incredible Lockheed Martin Pavilion filled with amazing STEM activities for all ages! At the last Festival Expo, attendees enjoyed a wide range of Lockheed Martin-sponsored outreach projects such as: the Orion Space Flight Simulator; Flying Robot Musicians; F-16 Cockpit Demo; Robots Rescue Challenge; Mars One; Maker Bot, Destination Antarctica; Innovations in Energy, and Engineers in the Classroom.
Check out our photos from the 3rd Festival in 2014 on our Flickr Stream!
If you are an exhibitor or sponsor ready to get into the action, read below to see how you can participate in the Super Bowl of STEM!
traveling science festival on the road this month
The USA Science & Engineering Festival's Traveling Science Festival, powered by the Michigan Tech Mind Trekkers, heads to the FIRST Robotics World Championship in St. Louis, MO at the end of this month! Learn more about the Mind Trekkers and their traveling scientific roadshow that uncovers the mysteries of science, technology, engineering and mathematics for students of all ages by clicking here.
Volunteer meeting coming Up april 26
Reminder to our volunteers: we will be hosting a volunteer meeting for those volunteers attending the X-STEM Symposium at the end of the month. The meeting will take place April 26th at K&L Gates. Read more in the volunteer article for details.
Become a Festival Sponsor or exhibitor
Joining the USA Science & Engineering Festival as a sponsor helps us to achieve our mission to stimulate and sustain the interest of our nation's youth in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) by producing and presenting the most compelling, exciting, and educational Festival in the world. Learn more about becoming Festival Sponsor here. And please sign up to become a Festival Exhibitor NOW to showcase your organization's creativity in STEM at the 2016 Festival! Space is filling quickly so sign up today!
affiliate directory and map
Did you know there are science festivals all over the world? Visit our comprehensive Affiliate Directory and Map to find a science festival near you! Are you a science festival organizer? Visit this link to become an official USA Science & Engineering Festival Affiliate Event!