Registration and Fees:
All students in
grades 3-12 who are schooled within Forsyth County, Dawson County and Lumpkin County may participate
in the Fair. This includes all public, private and home schooled
students. Grade level divisions are as follows:
- Grades 3-4
- Grades 5-6
- Grades 7-8
- Grades 9-10
- Grades 11-12
- Note: Programming Challenge category divisions are 7-8, 9-10, and 11-12
Students register by their
current grade level. There is no separate team competition. You may
have up to 2 people on a team but teams and individuals will compete
against each other within each grade grouping.
Projects for each category must be unique and cannot be entered
in more than one category. Students may enter only one project,
and may additionally enter the Technology Literacy Challenge and the Programming Challenge. See the Projects
Page for more information on this.
Registration for all students must be completed on-line through the fair
website. Mailed registration forms will not be accepted. The
non-refundable registration fee for each
student is $10. If a team submits an entry, each team
member must pay the $10 fee.
After the registration deadline, your school ITS will contact you
to confirm the category of your project to prevent
confusion on the day of the fair. Private school contacts and parents of home schoolers will be contacted for the same purpose.
Remember to send all fees
Forsyth County Schools- Tech Fair
attn: Lisa Waters
1120 Dahlonega Hwy
Cumming, Georgia 30040
Fees must be postmarked no
later than January 13. Checks should made out to Forsyth
County Schools and MUST have "Tech Fair" in the memo area of the check, as well as each registrant's
full name and a contact phone number on the check. Fees are not
refundable. No registrations or
fees will be taken at the
- Type your name as you want it to appear on all records.
All participant information will be merged from the registration form. If you spell your name without capital letters, then your information will not have capital letters. Misspellings will also not be corrected. It is your responsibility to enter the correct information.
- Type your email contact address carefully. We use this to
confirm your registration. Registrations without email addresses
will not be accepted. Participants with invalid email addresses
will miss important updates and information about the fair. The
Tech Fair is NOT
responsible for missed information or changes sent in emails to
invalid email addresses.
Read the category descriptions before you select your project
category. No changes will be made after the project has been
confirmed by the school ITS. After that time, students' projects
will be judged based on the category for which they registered.
Changes in category WILL NOT be made for
any reason the day of the fair. Projects will be
judged by the rubric of the category under which the project was
IMPORTANT!! Registration confirmations will be emailed by Thursday,
January 12. If you have registered for the Fair and do not receive
an email by Friday,
January 13, please contact us (firstname.lastname@example.org)