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Serving 5th through 12th grades from Hidalgo, Sierra, Grant, Luna, Otero, Socorro*, and Dona Ana Counties.


The Southwestern New Mexico Regional Science and Engineering Fair (SWNMRSEF) is affiliated with Society for Science and the Public and the International Science and Engineering Fair. We are affiliated fair identified as USNM04. The regional fair is sponsored by New Mexico State University  (NMSU) in Las Cruces, New Mexico.


Important Deadlines:

Prior Approval Deadline – December 2, 2019 – FILL OUT THIS FORM

Projects that need prior approval include any project involving human participants, vertebrate animals, potentially hazardous biological agents, or hazardous chemicals, activities or devices

Registration Deadline – January 31, 2020

Southwest New Mexico Science and Engineering Challenge




*Students from Socorro County can either compete in the Southwest or Central Regional Fairs