The Fairchild Challenge is our award-winning, interdisciplinary, environmental science competition designed to engage students of diverse interests, abilities, talents and backgrounds to explore the natural world. The program has been recognized as a benchmark for exceptional STEM education and for empowering PreK – 12th grade students to become the next generation of scientists, researchers, educated voters, policy makers, and environmentally-minded citizens. ..

The 2018-2019 Fairchild Challenge is Available Now!

Elementary School Challenges
Challenge 1: South Florida's Native Habitats is due October 24th by 5:00 pm
Middle School Challenges
Challenge 2: Local Lands in Danger Action Plan is due November 14th by 5:00 pm
High School Challenges
IMPORTANT: The Environmental Debates Student Workshop has been rescheduled for December 15 here at Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden. Registration for this workshop will open November 7th.
Challenge 2: Everglades Policy Proposal is due November 14th by 5:00 pm

Fairchild's Collaboration with NASA through the Growing Beyond Earth Project - View Video here

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