Kern County Science Foundation

Kern County Superintendent of Schools

The Kern County Science Foundation is a 501 (c) (3) public non-profit organization created in 1988 to promote science and technology education in Kern County.

One of the major events sponsored by the Kern County Science Foundation is the Kern County Regional Science Fair. The date for the 2014 Science Fair is Tuesday, March 18, 2014. Aera Energy LLC is the Founding and Primary Sponsor.  Winners of scholarships are announced at the Science Fair.

The Foundation also funds, fully or partially, student events such as MATHCOUNTS, Middle School Math Field Day, Physics Olympics, AP Calculus & Statistics Contests, and a Rubik’s Cube Competition.  In addition, the Foundation gives scholarships, provides funding for Summer Science Camps, and provides STEM professional development to teachers, using such programs as GEMS.

2013 and 2012 Science Fair photos are available at www.johnhesterphotography.com  Click on CLIENT PROOFING, and enter the password SCIENCE.  Additionally, please like us on Facebook @ Visit our Facebook page for further information and updates about science.

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