Date Registration Required Time Location
Wednesday 2nd May 2018  Entries must be submitted 09:00 – 11:00 hrs DKIT Main Campus, Dublin Road, Dundalk

SciFest includes an exhibition and competition of projects produced by second-level students and hosted by their local Institute of Technology. It is a national event which aims to encourage a love of science and provide an opportunity for students to display their scientific discoveries. The projects cover a broad span of areas including physical sciences, computer science, social sciences, technology/engineering and health sciences. The Institute will also provide a prize-giving ceremony and other activities for the students such as lectures and demonstrations.

Each student may enter only one project but a school may enter a number of projects. Entries will be judged in the following categories:

  • Age: Junior, Intermediate or Senior
  • Project Type: Individual or Group (max. 3)
  • Project Category: Physical Science, Life Science or Technology

How to Enter:

Entry forms and guidelines are available on the SciFest website, click thebutton below;

Scifest Website

Instructions for online entry available by clicking the button below:

Entry Forms

The preferred method of entry is online. However, for those who are unable to use the online facility entries may be submitted in hard copy (forms and guidelines attached) by post to the address below:

SciFest Co-ordinator, Department of Applied Science, DkIT, Dublin Road, Dundalk , Co.Louth.

Deadline for Submissions

The deadine for receipt of forms is the 9th March, 2018 at 5pm.

If you have any queries please contact us;


T: +353 (0)42-9370262


 We look forward to seeing you all again this year!

Dr. Edel Healy, Head of School of Health & Science, DkIT

SciFest Co-ordinator

Useful Forms:

Entry Form 2018               Guidelines for Students 2018               Guidelines for Teachers 2018