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Fri, 2016-12-23 18:41 by Dominic Tremblay
  Youth Science Canada (YSC) is pleased to announce that the Ambassador Program will be returning for the 2017 Canada-Wide Science Fair in Regina, Saskatchewan.       We are now accepting applications. Please see below for details. If you qualify, we look forward to your application. Otherwise, please share the information with potential applicants.   Read more
Sat, 2016-11-05 15:52 by Reni Barlow
Fri, 2016-10-21 16:37 by Reni Barlow
  Last night's 2016 Manning Innovation Awards gala in Halifax honoured the four recipients of the Young Canadian Innovator Awards selected at the Canada-Wide Science Fair (CWSF) this past May. Read more
Mon, 2016-09-19 07:34 by Reni Barlow
  Kayley Ting (16), (left in photo) a grade 11 student from Richmond Hill, Ontario, won second prize, with a cash value of 5,000 Euros (CAD$7,400), at today's award ceremony for the 2016 European Union Contest for Young Scientists (EUCYS), in Brussels, Belgium. Read more
Sun, 2016-09-18 21:13 by Reni Barlow
  Canada's Minister of Science, the Honourable Kirsty Duncan, met up with the members of Team Canada-EUCYS 2016 today in Brussels. The minister visited with Kayley Ting (image: third from left) from Richmond Hill, Ontario and Katherine Teeter (image: fourth from left) of Markdale, Ontario who are in Belgium representing Canada at the European Union Contest for Young Scientists - the science fair championships for the EU. Read more
Fri, 2016-09-02 09:55 by Reni Barlow
  CBC News World aired a one-hour documentary, hosted by Reg Sherren titled "Amazing Young Canadians" on May 3rd and 4th. It features the Canada-Wide Science Fair 2016 in Montréal as well as Team Canada-ISEF alumni. Click the link to watch Amazing Young Canadians on the CBC News web site. Read more
Tue, 2016-05-31 11:59 by Brad McCabe
Leanne Jablonski FMI – Canada-Wide Science Fair Acceptance Speech – May 17, 2016 Read more
Thu, 2016-05-19 23:22 by Jessie MacAlpine
  The Canada-Wide Science Fair is excited to announce the top winners of CWSF 2016. After hours of hard work and days of presentations the 480 finalists gathered at Theatre St-Denis today to celebrate their accomplishments and learn the recipients of the Grand Awards and other numerous prizes. Read more
Fri, 2016-05-13 17:01 by Jessie MacAlpine
Congratulations to Austin Wang who was awarded the Gordon E. Moore Award for Best in Fair at the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair (IISEF) this morning. He placed first amongst the 1700 participants competing in the world’s largest science research competition for high school students. This is the second year in a row that a Canadian has been awarded Best in Fair. Read more
Thu, 2016-05-05 20:11 by Emilie Leneveu
In two weeks’ time, Montreal will welcome 500 of Canada’s top young scientists to showcase their research and innovation as part of the Canada-Wide Science Fair. Taking place May 15-20 at McGill University, finalists will have the opportunity to engage with the broader Canadian scientific community through a variety of exciting events. Students will learn about cutting-edge research taking place at McGill University and get the chance to explore the celebrated and beautiful city of Montreal.   Read more
Sat, 2016-04-02 19:40 by Dominic Tremblay
  Youth Science Canada is pleased to announce the ten recipients of its 2016 Distinguished Service Award. The Awards annually recognize up to ten volunteers and staff who have made an outstanding contribution, through innovation, long service, or leadership, to the organization or its programs at any level. Nominations are submitted by any two volunteers or staff at any level (by January 31) and selection of the recipients is made by the National Policy Advisory Committee. Congratulations to: Top - left to right: Read more
Sun, 2016-03-13 22:16 by Dominic Tremblay
TORONTO, March 14, 2016 / Eight of Canada’s top high school scientists have been selected by Youth Science Canada to represent the country at the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair (Intel ISEF) from May 8-13 in Phoenix, Arizona. Intel ISEF is the world’s largest science fair. Team Canada-ISEF 2016 was selected by a distinguished panel of 18 university faculty, industry researchers, educators and Team Canada-ISEF alumni through a competitive national selection process that began in October and concluded today as part of Youth Science Month. Read more
Tue, 2016-03-01 13:07 by Dominic Tremblay
  [[{"type":"media","view_mode":"media_large","fid":"2124","attributes":{"alt":"","class":"media-image","height":"147","width":"480"}}]] Proclamation Youth Science Month in Canada Whereas over 500,000 children and youth across Canada will be participating in local and regional science and technology fairs in every part of the country in March, and Read more
Tue, 2016-02-02 20:21 by Dominic Tremblay
Youth Science Canada's CWSF 2016 Delegate Ambassador Selection Committee is pleased to announce the 6 people who have been selected to serve as  Delegate Ambassadors at CWSF 2016 in Montreal. Read more
Sun, 2016-01-10 18:13 by Dominic Tremblay
Youth Science Canada (YSC) is pleased to announce that the Ambassador Program will be returning for the 2016 Canada-Wide Science Festival in Montreal, Quebec.  Read more
Sun, 2016-01-10 09:49 by Dominic Tremblay
Individuals interested in the position of Delegate Ambassador for the Canada-Wide Science Festival 2016 are invited to complete the Application Form as well as a 250 word statement and photo. The statement should express why the candidate feels that they are suited to the position and which qualifications they possess that would benefit the Delegate and Finalist experience at the Canada-Wide Science Festival.  Applications for Delegate Ambassador must be received by Friday Jan. 22nd, 2016. Read more
Wed, 2015-10-28 17:21 by Dominic Tremblay
Canada and the world are facing tough problems. Canadian youth want to make a difference. They know science isn’t easy, but it’s important. We’re challenging them to make their world a better place. And with nearly $1M in awards, prizes, and scholarships, we’re serious! Read more
Thu, 2015-05-21 16:29 by Dominic Tremblay
Raymond Wang of Canada Wins $75,000 Top Prize at Intel International Science and Engineering Fair   May 2015 – Youth Science Canada congratulates Team Canada ISEF 2015 on an incredible showing at this year’s Intel ISEF in Pittsburgh, PA.   Competing against 1,700 young scientists from 75 countries, Team Canada ISEF’s contingent of 12 earned a total of 36 awards including two Best of Category awards and the top two prizes.          Read more
Fri, 2015-05-15 22:06 by Dominic Tremblay
Canada-Wide Science Fair is excited to announce the top winners of CWSF 2015.  Read more
Thu, 2015-04-30 15:29 by Dominic Tremblay
JOB POSTING   CWSF Summer Coordinator   PURPOSE: To assist program development, communication and public relations in support of Youth Science Canada programs.   Key Accountabilities: ·      Execute a strategic plan for content partner development within the Canada-Wide Science Fair ·      Assess resource needs to launch this new initiative ·      Develop a festival event model for integration Read more

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