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Lun, 2013-02-04 22:00 by Reni Barlow
Brenda Finley, Senior Producer for Alberta Primetime, interviews Dr. Roy Golsteyn, Chief Judge for Canada-Wide Science Fair 2013 in Lethbridge about the challenge of finding judges for 500 of the top grade 7-12 young scientists in Canada. En savoir plus
Ven, 2013-02-01 17:50 by Reni Barlow
Canadian Science Publishing - publisher of the National Research Council (NRC) Research Press journals - announced today that Sarthak Sinha is the winner of the 2012 NRC Research Press Scholarship that recognizes the efforts and accomplishments of a contributor to the Canadian Young Scientist Journal (CYSJ). En savoir plus
Mer, 2013-01-30 17:00 by Reni Barlow
On January 30, 2013, Google launched the third annual Google Science Fair. This online science competition is open to young people aged 13 to 18 from around the world - working as an individual or in a team. It offers young people the chance to explore an area of science that they're passionate about - and compete for prizes, scholarships and once-in-a-lifetime experiences. En savoir plus
Ven, 2012-11-30 21:14 by Reni Barlow
Today's National Post includes a special supplement highlighting STEM education in Canada. The cover features Canada-Wide Science Fair and Team Canada-ISEF alumnus Ben Gulak, as well as an opinion piece by Executive Director Reni Barlow, reproduced below. En savoir plus
Mar, 2012-10-23 12:36 by Reni Barlow
Sciences jeunesse Canada est heureux d'annoncer le nouveau système d'affichage des projets de l'Expo-sciences pancanadienne, qui fera ses débuts à l'ESPC 2013 à Lethbridge. En savoir plus
Mar, 2012-10-23 12:36 by Reni Barlow
Youth Science Canada is pleased to announce the new Canada-Wide Science Fair (CWSF) Project Display System, which will debut at CWSF 2013 in Lethbridge. En savoir plus
Mar, 2012-09-25 12:06 by Reni Barlow
Adam Noble (18) of Lakefield, Ontario won the International Cooperation Award at today's award ceremony for the 2012 European Union Contest for Young Scientists (EUCYS), in Bratislava, Slovakia. In addition to Canada, the guest countries competing for this award, with a cash value of 5,000 Euros, included China, New Zealand, South Korea, and three top projects from the Intel International Science and Engineering Fair (ISEF) in the USA. En savoir plus
sam, 2012-09-22 16:45 by Reni Barlow
Adam Noble (18) of Lakefield, Ontario is representing Canada at the 2012 European Union Contest for Young Scientists (EUCYS), which opened today in Bratislava, Slovakia. Bringing together 83 projects from 36 countries in the European Union (EU), associated and other countries, and invited guest countries, EUCYS is the science fair championships for the EU. En savoir plus
Ven, 2012-08-31 17:01 by Reni Barlow
In a quarry near Barrie, Ontario, eight junior finalists from CWSF 2012 join Alan Nursall of Discovery Channel's Daily Planet attempting to create the world's largest baking soda and vinegar volcano - and set a Guinness World Record. En savoir plus
Jeu, 2012-08-09 06:57 by Reni Barlow
Youth Science Canada is saddened to report that CWSF 2011 alumna, Eleesha Wijeratne from Toronto and her father were killed in a head-on crash on the Queen Elizabeth Way (QEW) last weekend. A teen was driving the wrong way on the ramp from the QEW to the northbound Highway 427 when his SUV collided head-on with the family's minivan. Eleesha dreamed of becoming a chemical engineer. En savoir plus
Lun, 2012-07-23 23:30 by Reni Barlow
Yassine Bouanane (17) of Laval, Québec has been selected as one of 15 finalists in the second annual Google Science Fair. His project, Soleil, où es-tu? (Sun, where are you?), involved the development of a device that automatically orients solar panels perpendicular to the sun to maximise their energy output. Bouanane's device delivers 36.5% more energy than a standard solar panel under the same conditions. En savoir plus
Jeu, 2012-06-07 17:00 by Reni Barlow
Youth Science Canada alumni were front-and-centre at today's Youth in Motion 2012 Top 20 Under 20 Awards announcement. Seven of the twenty young Canadians honoured this year are Canada-Wide Science Fair and/or Team Canada-ISEF alumni. This year's recipients include: En savoir plus
Lun, 2012-05-21 13:50 by Reni Barlow
Four Canadian projects are among the 90 regional finalists announced today in the second annual Google Science Fair (GSF). Similar in structure to the Canada-Wide Science Fair, the GSF groups projects into three age categories with all projects in the age category competing against each other, regardless of the type of science. The four Canadian projects are: Age 13-14 En savoir plus
Ven, 2012-05-18 17:00 by Reni Barlow
Team Canada-ISEF put on a world-class performance at this week's Intel International Science and Engineering Fair, bringing home a total of 30 awards, including one of two $50,000 Intel Foundation Young Scientist Awards presented to the best of the best, three of the seventeen $5,000 Best of Category Awards, and four First Place Grand Awards. En savoir plus
Dim, 2012-05-13 21:09 by Reni Barlow
At the close of today's opening ceremonies for the 2012 Canada-Wide Science Fair in Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, Mike Eisen, Chief Legal Officer for Microsoft Canada, announced a new partnership with Youth Science Canada - and a new Microsoft Canada Alumni Award. En savoir plus
Lun, 2012-04-16 10:50 by Reni Barlow
Youth Science Canada's CWSF 2012 Ambassador Selection Committee is pleased to announce the 7 alumni who have been selected to serve as Ambassadors at CWSF 2012 in Prince Edward Island - the result of a highly competitive process involving 36 applicants. En savoir plus
Jeu, 2012-04-12 23:22 by Reni Barlow
A "Leaders of Tomorrow" special report in the April 23rd issue of Maclean's magazine profiles fiflteen young Canadians as "The ones to watch." Included in the group, which spans a wide range of endeavours, are four Youth Science Canada alumni identified for their achievements in business, research, and the environment: En savoir plus
Mar, 2012-04-03 13:11 by Reni Barlow
Sciences jeunesse Canada a annoncé aujourd’hui une commandite partagée d’une durée de trois ans avec Research in Motion (RIM), qui s’est engagée à titre de commanditaire principal de l’Expo-sciences pancanadienne (ESPC). Programme vedette de Sciences jeunesse Canada, l’ESPC offre une reconnaissance à 500 des meilleurs jeunes scientifiques du Canada et à leurs projets. En savoir plus
Mar, 2012-04-03 13:11 by Reni Barlow
Youth Science Canada (YSC) today announced a three-year joint sponsorship by Research In Motion (RIM), who has signed on as the lead sponsor for the Canada-Wide Science Fair. As YSC’s flagship program, the Canada-Wide Science Fair recognizes Canada’s top 500 science students and their projects. En savoir plus
sam, 2012-03-31 09:00 by Reni Barlow
Youth Science Canada is pleased to announce the ten recipients of its 2012 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 Science Fair Committee. Congratulations to: Top - left to right: En savoir plus