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Applications for Team Canada-ISEF 2024 are now open!

Applications are now open for Team Canada-ISEF 2024! You might be eligible to apply for this incredible international opportunity.

CWSF Finalists from across the country head to Mexico for the love of science

This weekend, 31 of Canada’s brightest science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) students will embark on a journey of a lifetime to this year’s MILSET ESI, which takes place in Puebla, Mexico

Canadian youth celebrate double victory at prestigious European science contest

Edmonton’s Elizabeth Chen and Toronto’s Arushi Nath earn top honors at 34th European Union Contest for Young Scientists in Brussels

Youth Science Canada Announces New Dates for the Canada-Wide Science Fair 2024

Youth Science Canada is excited to announce a change in dates for the upcoming Canada-Wide Science Fair (CWSF) 2024. Canada’s largest youth STEM event will now be held from May 25th to June 1st, 2024 in Ottawa, Ontario.

In the Media

CBC Eureka! Eureka! documentary on CWSF

CBC Eureka! Eureka! documentary speaks to alumni from the Canada Wide Science fair and discusses their “aha” moments in creating their STEM project and attending the fair.

Max Du profiled on CBC Kids News for his award-winning science fair project

Max Du won a platinum award at the 2022 Canada-Wide Science fair for his project on life saving drones and was profiled on CBC Kids News.

Team Canada-ISEF member, Haolin Li, wins 2nd place

City News Toronto interviewed Haolin Li after he won 2nd place at the 2022 Regeneron International Science and Engineering Fair.


November Newsletter – Unleash the Power of Ingenuity

In this month’s newsletter, I invite you to explore the theme of ingenuity. Ingenuity is the art of finding inventive solutions to complex problems.

October 2023 Newsletter – Challenge

As the seasons shift, we invite you to explore the theme of “challenge” and how it can propel you forward in both your STEM journey and your personal growth.

August 2023 Newsletter – Observation

As summer casts its warm glow, let’s delve into the importance of observation and how it can amplify your experiences in STEM.

July 2023 Newsletter – Creativity

This month, we invite you to embrace the theme of ‘creativity’ and discover how it can shape your STEM journey in remarkable ways.

Media Kit

Thank you for your interest in the Canada-Wide Science Fair, presented by Youth Science Canada. This kit has been designed to provide journalists, bloggers, and sponsors with all the information they need to cover this exciting event, including:

  • key messages
  • event details
  • social media plan & example posts
  • frequently asked questions
  • primary contacts
  • summary of Youth Science Canada and our other programs

Media Contact Information

Sean Cotnam
Torchia Communications
416-341-9929 x323
[email protected]