Feb 26, 2019

Ciência Viva Science Fair

  • Crimson Education
  • Universidade Federal de Uberlândia - Rua Duque de Caxias - Centro, Uberlândia - State of Minas Gerais, Brazil
Competition Workshop Research Opportunity Skill Building


The Ciência Viva Science Fair is an annual exhibition of scientific projects completed by elementary through high school students from public and private schools in Uberlândia, Minas Gerais.

In this open-to-the-public event, students will have the opportunity to compete in different categories, sharing their experiences and presenting their scientific projects. Ciência Viva's main goal is to disseminate and popularize science, promote the development of creativity, incentivize that students develop their investigative skills and consider research as a career possibility, and helping to reveal their capabilities.

For more information visit the official website at: http://www.dica.ufu.br/index.php/home-cv

Type of Opportunity

Extracurricular Activity

Age Range

Elementary and High School Students


1 / 3

Around 300 projects have participated in the past 4 years. Any research project that is within the fair's rules and proposed theme can be presented.

Participation Cost

There is no information on the website regarding any participation fee.

Minimum Technical Skill Needed

2 / 5

Students do not need any prior knowledge to participate, but should have completed a scientific research project within one of the accepted categories.

Time Commitment

2 / 5

Prior prep time for the project; 2 days of event in November of each year. 

Application Deadline

Late September.

Application Process Includes

1. Students can register online with individual projects or with an affiliated fair.
2. Create a poster for the project.
3. Send a logbook of the project.
4. Send final project.


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