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Team Canada wins seven awards at Regeneron ISEF 2023 in Dallas, Texas

Five Canadian high school students received seven awards at the world’s leading youth STEM project competition – the Regeneron International Science and Engineering Fair, held in Dallas, May 14 to 19.

Canada-Wide Science Fair presents Best Project Awards to projects on alternative cancer treatments and planetary defense

More than $1.6 million in scholarships and awards were presented at the 2023 Canada-Wide Science Fair awards ceremony at Edmonton Convention Centre

Youth Science Canada’s Response to Alberta’s State of Emergency

As you may be aware, the Government of Alberta has declared a State of Emergency due to the ongoing wildfires in the region.

2023 Distinguished Service Award Recipients Announced

YSC is pleased to announce the nine recipients of its 2023 Distinguished Service Award.

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.


April 2023 Newsletter – Moments

The theme for this month’s newsletter is Moments. It’s so important to take time to appreciate the moments we’re given, both small and big.

March 2023 Newsletter – Storytelling

The theme for this month’s newsletter is Storytelling. Regardless of our life’s journey, we are all storytellers at heart.

February 2023 Newsletter – Community

The theme for this month is Community. We are the sum of the people we surround ourselves with, so find those who appreciate you.

January 2023 Newsletter – Curiosity

The theme for this month is Curiosity. It’s a key component in all STEM inquiry, and a skill we often leave behind in childhood. Let’s not..

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]