Welcome to Canada-Wide Science Fair 2015! The beautiful University of New Brunswick campus in Fredericton will soon be home to 469 of Canada’s top young scientists as they compete for medals, prizes, scholarships and trips. The host committee, Youth Science Canada executive, ambassador team and volunteers have been working tirelessly to prepare for the exciting week ahead. Read more
Youth Science Canada is pleased to announce the 6 alumni who have been selected to serve as Ambassadors at CWSF 2015 in Fredericton - the result of a highly competitive process involving 49 applicants. The CWSF Ambassadors are former CWSF finalists who have graduated from secondary school and who will interact with Read more
“He’s that kind of awesome!” A few days ago, I used these words to describe Reni Barlow, who recently retired from his position as Executive Director of Youth Science Canada. I had the great privilege of working with Reni for many years, and I want to take some time to honour all the work that he has done and tell a few stories about him.
Youth Science Canada is pleased to announce the 5 alumni who have been selected to serve as Ambassadors at CWSF 2014 in Windsor - the result of a highly competitive process involving 47 applicants. Over the next few weeks we'll introduce you to each of the teams and share some of their thoughts on participating in the Canada-Wide Science Fair.
Happy National Volunteer Week!
Youth Science Canada wants to celebrate National Volunteer Week by thanking all of our wonderful and dedicated volunteers. Without their incredible support, Youth Science Canada would not be able deliver on its mission to engage Canadian youth in scientific discovery. Read more
Should We Sweat the Small Stuff?
So often it is said “don’t sweat the small stuff” to encourage people to look at the big picture, to let some things go, to realize that you do not need to be in control of everything and that not everything needs to be perfect.
But, what are we missing out on?
What are we failing to communicate? Read more
What a week it has been! From inspirational projects and collaborative activities to breathtaking scenery and spectacular ceremonies; the 2013 Canada-Wide Science Fair has been a huge success.
The quest of judging now complete, the finalists embarked on a full day of tours. The day’s itinerary consisted of three distinctively Albertan locales.