Judging Resources

Below are comprehensive forms, documents and training resources for Judges.  You may also want to preview “the Interview” page for students to understand the process from the student’s point of view.



The California State Science Fair has excellent judging resources: click here for their page on “How to Be a Good Science Fair Judge.”

Downloadable Resources (.pdf files)

Judging Orientation 2015

2016 LA County Science & Engineering Fair pdf

2016 LACSEF Student handbook

Science Safety Handbook for CA Public Schools (2014 edition)

Judges Handbook rev 2013

Judges Worksheet-Science

Judges Worksheet-Math & Computers

Project Categories

Judges Application-paper

Nine Science Fair Judging Tips