YRSTF 2022 Kick Off Event

April 4th-9th, 2022


Due to the ongoing pandemic, the York Region Science and Technology Fair 2022 will once again be virtual! If you are a York Region student, Grade 7-12, you are invited to compete in our second virtual science fair!  While many aspects are the same as the in-person fair, you will notice some significant differences to help keep you safe and ensure that everyone has a great time!


Here are some of the highlights:

  • It's a weeklong event! The fair will begin Monday, April 4th and end Saturday, April 9th!
  • All participants get free access to the Youth Science Canada Online STEM Project platform.
  • Please visit last year’s Youth Science Canada Online Project Platform to get started!
  • Unsure where to start? Visit the Youth Science Canada Online Project Library to see some examples of past projects from all across Canada!
  • Judging will include audio interviews scheduled during the week after school and evenings. You will receive your schedule prior to the start of the fair.
  • We've UPDATED THE STUDENT HANDBOOK with everything you need to know for this year!
  • Projects can be viewed online from the comfort of your home during the Virtual Project Viewing
  • Saturday, April 9th will be our Science Fair Celebration Day! Stay tuned for exciting activities for our scientists!
  • The whole family can watch the virtual Awards Ceremony on Saturday, April 9th

Questions:  Please email york@youthscience.ca for more information