NEW!  12.6.13 - Special Request - PLEASE CONSIDER

Current and former Judges of the SSTFI - we are requesting example resumes or career success stories that we can utilize as part of a new campaign to help students and young researchers see how very diverse journeys can lead to successful careers. If you have a resume or story to share please contact or send to: Andrea Spencer aspence@iastate.edu

There will also be a question on the Judge's Registration form asking if you would be willing to share and have us contact you.



Judge Registration for the 2014 Science Fair is NOW OPEN! 

If you would like to have your e-mail address added to our judges e-mail/notification list please contact Vicki Speake at speake@iastate.edu


2014 Judges Schedules (pdf) - document includes schedules for all of the following:

  • Junior High Judges
  • Senior High Judges
  • Special Award & FFA Agriscience Fair Judges 


2014 Senior High Orientation & Schedule (ppt/pdf)

2014 Junior HIgh Orientation (ppt)

GREAT JUDGING RESOURCES - be sure to check these out!

Check out the Intel ISEF Judging Resources

Interested to see what is discussed and reviewed at our judge's orientations during the fair -- view our Judge's Training Manual to find out.

Judges Training Manual (9 page PDF file -- 5 MB)


Meet the Judge Video

SSTFI: Meet the Judge from Iowa State University Extension on Vimeo.


Also, check out our Preparing for the Judges powerpoint that is utilized by teachers and students.