International Science and Engineering Fair Seeking New Sponsor to Replace Intel

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After nearly 20 years of sponsorship, the technology company Intel will no longer support the International Science and Engineering Fair, currently known as the Intel ISEF, starting in 2019. The Society for Science & the Public, the nonprofit that sponsors the fairs, is launching a competitive process to find a new sponsor for the fair for the first time since 1998.

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