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Welcome to the new SFA site!

We've launched the new Science Festival Alliance website, with the same resources and some new features.

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Science in Vivo Phase II

Go where the people are! Letters of interest for up to $15,000 of project funding due March 14.

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Science Near Me

This NSF-funded initiative brings together public science events in users' local area. If you would like to list your festival's events, contact us!

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Our Mission

The Science Festival Alliance (SFA) fosters a professional community dedicated to cultivating a healthy relationship between science and society through festivals and other public events.

We are a collaborative network of member institutions, initiatives, and individuals committed to sharing resources and working with a diverse group of stakeholders to spark curiosity, encourage experimentation, and engage with our communities.

Recent News

ASM Science Festival Grants

Welcome to the new SFA site!

Upcoming Science Festivals

Atlanta Science Festival

100 events plus 1 big party
Metro Atlanta
March 26, 2022

Maine Science Festival

We bring Maine science to the public. #scienceiseverywhere
Based in Bangor, serving all of Maine.
March 19, 2022

Randolph College Science Festival

Central Virginia
April 2, 2022
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Resources & Toolkits

Sample Promotion Plan

Attendee Survey Core Questions

2011 Sponsorship Levels (Small Festival)

Content Resource: 2014 Astro Card (PSF)

Planning Resource: Adult Programs Volunteer Job Description (PSF)

Planning Resource: Sample Beer Program Budget (PSF)

Production Calendar (Small Festivals)

Science Festival Sponsor Checklist

Content Resource: Science Night Kit (NCSF)

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