Special Prizes and Awards

The Awards Ceremony will be held on Saturday, April 2nd at York University (Details to come) All are welcome to attend the ceremony, so if extended family wish to support our young scientist, this is their chance to show up and offer their support!

In addition to awarding Gold, Silver, and Bronze medals, participants may be considered for the following special awards and prizes.

Award Prize
Canada Wide Science Fair Up to 11 top Gold medal projects will be invited to participate in the Canada Wide Science Fair held in May.
York University Entrance Scholarship The $2000 York University Entrance Scholarship is to be awarded to the top senior project
University of Ottawa Admission Scholarship The University of Ottawa $1000 Admission Scholarship is awarded to a deserving senior-level science fair project to encourage the winner(s) to pursue university sciences or technology studies.
Vladimir Vernadsky Award The $100 award is presented in honour of the scientific endeavors of Russian-Ukrainian scientist Vladimir Vernadsky whose works have contributed to geology, geography, geosphere, biosphere and noosphere. This award is given to the project that reflects ideas that best support sustainable development.
Cournoyea / Paz-Soldan Award The $50 “Cournoyea/Paz-Soldan Presenter’s Choice Award” is presented to the project that, in the eyes of the fair participants, is the best overall project.
LSRCA Award The $150 “Lake Simcoe Regional Conservation Authority Award” is given to an outstanding project related to protecting, restoring, or conserving natural resources in water, forests, land or, fish and wildlife.
EnviroAnalysis Award The $300 award is given to the best project with an Environmental theme

Please note: This list may change as prize information is confirmed or becomes available.