Thirty students competed with 22 projects in this years science fair. The judge's collaborated to pick the top projects in the science fair. Excellence Awards and category winners earned a score of 90 or above under multiple judges:
Honorable Mention: Liam Hughes "Physics of Shooting Form"
Excellence Award: Jonah Bailey "Consumer Testing of Fabric Cleaning Chemicals"
Excellence Award: Team of Cassidy Espenscheid and Haden Thoman: "Impact of Minor Chord and Major Chord Music on Cricket Behavior.
Excellence Award: Kaden Raza "Tides of War: Comparing Accuracy of Tide Predictions to Sea Level Monitoring"
Creativity Award: Abby Reed and Ryker Goodman: "Food or Lady: Analysis of Behavior Choices of Obese Male Mice
Innovation Award: Jakobi Hibbert "Design a 3D printed medical object for the 2017 ASME and NASA ‘s “Mars Medical Challenge”
Reserve Champion: Muriel Jones "Effect of Food Dye on Rat/Cat Behavior"
Grand Champion: Team of Carlos Munoz and Nathan Maxfield "Developing a Microbial Fuel Cell"