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Regional Science Fair

The 2022 Nebraska Junior Academy of Sciences (NJAS) Central Regional Science Fair will be held in-person at the Morrison-Reeves Science Center at Hastings College on March 1, 2022, judging will be begin at 9:00 am.

Abstract Registration
The deadline to register student projects is February 21 at 8:00 am. Students can register individually or as a pair.

For rules and regulations for the Regional Science Fair, visit the NJAS website.



  • The competition takes place at the Morrison-Reeves Science Center on the Hastings College Campus. 
  • Lunch will be provided in Hazelrigg Student Union Rooms A and B
  • Guest Speaker and awards ceremony will be at French Memorial Chapel

You can find a map of campus by clicking here.

Check-in upon arrival:

Morrison-Reeves Science Center
717 Ash Avenue
Hastings,NE 68901

Main office – Room 128
8:00 am – 8:45 am – judging begins at 9:00 am.

Set up:

Each junior and senior division entry will have a 4ft space to display projects. Set up should be complete by 8:45 am.

The registration fee is $14/student

The fee includes lunch, a guest speaker/demonstration, and the state NJAS fee. The fees are due either at the time of check-in or can be mailed prior to the science fair to:

Sarah Higby
Hastings College
710 N. Turner Ave.
Hastings, NE 68901

Checks can be made payable to Hastings College.

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Feel free to contact us at the information below.

Dr. Neil Heckman

Sarah Higby